James Wolfe

James Wolfe

Major-General of the British Army
The impossibility of a retreat makes no difference in the situation of men resolved to conquer or die; and, believe me, my friends, if your conquest could be bought with the blood of your general, he would most cheerfully resign a life which he has long devoted to his country.More James Wolfe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Possessed with a full confidence of the certain success which British valor must gain over such enemies, I have led you up these steep and dangerous rocks, only solicitous to show you the foe within your reach.More James Wolfe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A few regular troops from old France, weakened by hunger and sickness, who, when fresh, were unable to withstand the British soldiers, are their general's chief dependence.More James Wolfe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Gentlemen, I would rather have written those lines than take Quebec tomorrow.More James Wolfe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You know too well the forces which compose their army to dread their superior numbers.More James Wolfe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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