Ulysses Grant

Ulysses Grant

merican general and the 18th president of the United States.
If men make war in slavish obedience to rules, they will fail.More Ulysses Grant quotes [08/23/2011 10:08:24]
One of my superstitions had always been when I started to go anywhere or do anything, not to turn back, or stop until the thing intended was accomplished. I have frequently started to go places where I had never been and to which I did not know the way, depending upon making inquiries on the road, and if I got past the place without knowing it, instead of turning back, I would go until a road was found turning in the right direction, take that, and come in by the other side.More Ulysses Grant quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It has been my misfortune to be engaged in more battles than any other general on the other side of the Atlantic; but there was never a time during my command when I would not have chosen some settlement by reason rather than the sword.More Ulysses Grant quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Hold fast to the Bible. To the influence of this Book we are indebted for all the progress made in true civilization and to this we must look as our guide in the future.More Ulysses Grant quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The Southern rebellion was largely the outgrowth of the Mexican war. Nations, like individuals, are punished for their transgressions. We got our punishment in the most sanguinary and expensive war of modern times.More Ulysses Grant quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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