Harold Russell - Quotes

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The issue is whether the ultimate civil authority of the United States can tolerate actions in contempt of constitutional lines of authority. Any lessening of civil power over military power must inevitably lead away from democracy. ---->>>

My life is a series of things that just happen. ---->>>

The hooks didn't roll out any more sevens than my hands did before them. ---->>>

I'm the last guy left. That's what happens when you live to 84. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 01-14, 1914
Birthplace: North Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
Die: 01-29, 2002
Occupation: Soldier

Harold John Avery Russell (January 14, 1914 – January 29, 2002) was a Canadian-American World War II veteran who became one of only two non-professional actors to win an Academy Award for acting (the other being Haing S. Ngor). Russell also has the distinction of being the only performer to sell his award Oscar at auction (wikipedia)