Bernard Montgomery Quotes
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Let no man surrender so long as he is unwounded and can fight.
Rule 1, on page 1 of the book of war, is: "Do not march on Moscow". Various people have tried it, Napoleon and Hitler, and it is no good. That is the first rule. I do not know whether your Lordships will know Rule 2 of war. It is: "Do not go fighting with your land armies in China". It is a vast country, with no clearly defined objectives.
War is a very rough game, but I think that politics is worse.
Of Augustus John:Who is this chap? He drinks, he's dirty, and I know there are women in the background!