Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington Quote

Ours [our army] is composed of the scum of the earth—the mere scum of the earth.


Philip Henry Stanhope Notes of Conversations with the Duke of Wellington (1888) 4 November 1831

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Ours [our army] is composed of the scum of the earth—the mere scum of the earth.

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Ours [our army] is composed of the scum of the earth—the mere scum of the earth.

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Ours [our army] is composed of the scum of the earth—the mere scum of the earth.

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Ours [our army] is composed of the scum of the earth—the mere scum of the earth.