William Slim — British Soldier born on August 06, 1891, died on December 14, 1970

Field Marshal William Joseph Slim, 1st Viscount Slim, KG, GCB, GCMG, GCVO, GBE, DSO, MC, KStJ, usually known as Bill Slim, was a British military commander and the 13th Governor-General of Australia... (wikipedia)

Moral courage is higher and a rarer virtue than physical courage.
When you cannot make up your mind which of two evenly balanced courses of action you should take - choose the bolder.
There is only one principle of war and that's this. Hit the other fellow, as quickly as you can, as hard as you can, where it hurts him most, when he ain't lookin'.
The dominant feeling of the battlefield is loneliness.