Quotations that match 'infantry'.

Once the mass of the defending infantry become possessed of low moral, the battle is as good as lost. Douglas Haig
[ Battle Become Defending Good Infantry Lost Low Mass Moral Once Possessed]
Of course, I also attribute some of my hearing loss to being in the infantry in World War II. It's probably a combination of heredity and noise exposure. George Kennedy
[ Also Attribute Being Combination Course Exposure Hearing Heredity Ii Infantry Loss Noise Probably Some War World]
There had so lately been a large force of Spanish cavalry at the village, which had made a great impression on the minds of the young men, as to their power, consequence, which my appearance with 20 infantry was by no means calculated to remove. Zebulon Pike
[ Appearance Been Calculated Cavalry Consequence Force Great Had Impression Infantry Large Lately Made Means Men Minds Power Remove Spanish Their Village Which Young]
I'm convinced that the infantry is the group in the army which gives more and gets less than anybody else. Bill Mauldin
[ Anybody Army Convinced Else Gets Gives Group Infantry Less More Than Which]
On my left the shooting had the sharp explosion of the infantry artillery, on my right could be heard the sporadic cannon shots thundering from the front, and up above the sky was clear and the sun bright. Max Beckmann
[ Above Artillery Bright Cannon Clear Could Explosion Front Had Heard Infantry Left Right Sharp Shooting Shots Sky Sun Thundering Up]
General: I attempted to take Williamsport yesterday, but found too large a force of infantry and artillery. After a long fight, I withdrew to this place. John Buford
[ After Artillery Attempted Fight Force Found General Infantry Large Long Place Take Too Withdrew Yesterday]
Flattery is the infantry of negotiation. Lord Chandos
[ Flattery Infantry Negotiation]
Look at an infantryman's eyes and you can tell how much war he has seen. William Alexander Henry
[ Eyes How Infantryman Look Much Seen Tell War]
It is remarkable that this people, though unarmed, dares attack an armed foe; the infantry defy the cavalry, and by their activity and courage generally prove victors. Giraldus Cambrensis
[ Activity Armed Attack Cavalry Courage Dares Defy Foe Generally Infantry Prove Remarkable Their Though Unarmed Victors]
I think of myself as Special Forces, clearing the path for the infantry. Geraldo Rivera
[ Clearing Forces Infantry Myself Path Special Think]
A quotation in a speech, article or book is like a rifle in the hands of an infantryman. It speaks with authority. Brendan Francis
[ Article Authority Book Hands Infantryman Quotation Rifle Speaks Speech]
By the last returns to the Department of War the militia force of the several States may be estimated at 800,000 men - infantry, artillery, and cavalry. James Monroe
[ Artillery Cavalry Department Estimated Force Infantry Last May Men Militia Returns Several States War]
However, while the Nazi barbarians and their collaborators threatened the entire world, I could not accept his philosophy and, after several earlier attempts, was finally accepted into the Canadian Infantry Corps during the last year of World War II. Walter Kohn
[ Accept Accepted After Attempts Barbarians Canadian Collaborators Corps Could During Earlier Entire Finally His However Ii Infantry Into Last Philosophy Several Their Threatened War While World Year]
What can I say about the First World War, a war in which I served as an infantryman, a war I hated at the start and to which I never warmed as it proceeded? George Grosz
[ First Hated Infantryman Never Proceeded Say Served Start War Warmed Which World]
I am in the infantry for 17 weeks and after that I don't know where I am going. Eddie Slovik
[ After Am Going Infantry Know Weeks Where]