Joseph Stalin Quote

In the Soviet Army, it takes more courage to retreat than advance.


Said to Averell Harriman, former American ambassador to Moscow, as reported by Harriman; as quoted in Truth about the Great Patriotic war by B. Sokolov (in Russian) - Contemporary witnesses

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In the Soviet Army, it takes more courage to retreat than advance.

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In the Soviet Army, it takes more courage to retreat than advance.

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In the Soviet Army, it takes more courage to retreat than advance.

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In the Soviet Army, it takes more courage to retreat than advance.