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Thomas Jackson Quotes

Captain, my religious belief teaches me to feel as safe in battle as in bed. God has fixed the time for my death. I do not concern myself about that, but to be always ready, no matter when it may overtake me. That is the way all men should live, and then all would be equally brave
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#Bed

The patriot volunteer, fighting for country and his rights, makes the most reliable soldier on earth.
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#American Soldier #Country

In the Army of the Shenandoah, you were the First Brigade! In the Army of the Potomac you were the First Brigade! In the Second Corps of this Army, you are the First Brigade! You are the First Brigade in the affections of your general, and I hope by your future deeds and bearing you will be handed down the posterity as the First Brigade in this our Second War of Independence. Farewell!
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#Affection

I am more afraid of alcohol than of all the bullets of the enemy.
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#American Soldier