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Posts Tagged ‘Erwin Rommel’

Quotes of interest

Posted by picard578 on January 21, 2016

“The human factor will decide the fate of war, of all wars. Not the Mirage, nor any other plane, and not the screwdriver, or the wrench or radar or missiles or all the newest technology and electronic innovations. Men—and not just men of action, but men of thought. Men for whom the expression ‘By ruses shall ye make war’ is a philosophy of life, not just the object of lip service.”

– IDF-AF commander Ezer Weizman:On Eagles’ Wings

“The tank’s purpose is to bring machine-guns to bear on the enemy’s unprotected rear, using speed and surprise.”

– US Army General George S. Patton Read the rest of this entry »

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