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The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire.

The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire.

My center is giving way, my right is in retreat; situation excellent. I shall attack. ---->>>

Airplanes are interesting toys, but of no military value. ---->>>

A battle won is a battle which we will not acknowledge to be lost. ---->>>

The will to conquer is the first condition of victory. ---->>>

It takes 15,000 casualties to train a major general. ---->>>

In whatever position you find yourself determine first your objective. ---->>>

No study is possible on the battlefield. ---->>>

The power to command has never meant the power to remain mysterious. ---->>>


Nationality: French
Born: October 2, 1851
Die: 03-20, 1929
Occupation: Soldier

Marshal Ferdinand Jean Marie Foch (French pronunciation: ​[fɔʃ]) (2 October 1851 – 20 March 1929) was a French general and Marshal of France, Great Britain and Poland, a military theorist and the Supreme Allied Commander during the First World War. An aggressive, even reckless commander at the First Marne, Flanders, and Artois campaigns of 1914-1916, Foch became the Allied Commander-in-Chief in 1918 and successfully coordinated the French, British, American, and Italian efforts into a coherent whole, deftly handling his strategic reserves (wikipedia)