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Ferdinand Foch
(1851-1929) born on
Oct 02
French field marshal. He was supreme commander of Allied forces, 1918; directed final victorious offensive, WW I.
         
   
F
It take 15,000 casualties to train a major general.

R
A lost battle is a battle one thinks one has lost.
A
The fundamental qualities for good execution of a plan is first; intelligence; then discernment and judgment, which enable one to recognize the best method as to attain it; the singleness of purpose; and, lastly, . . . stubborn will.
N
My center is giving way, my right is in retreat; situation excellent. I shall attack.
K
Victory is a thing of the will.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
R: In "Wisdom of the Ages at Your Fingertips," MCR software, 1995.
A: In "Poor Man's College Quotations Collection," ed. Sidney Madwed, AAPEX software, 1994.
N: Battle of the Marne, 8 Sep 1914; in "Reputations," "Ferdinand Foch," by B. H. L. Hart, 1928.
K: In "Wisdom of the Ages at Your Fingertips," MCR software, 1995.
   


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