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George Bernard Shaw
When the military man approaches, the world locks up its spoons and packs off its womankind
George Bernard Shaw
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Where are they now that we, the men whom they sent off to war, have returned? These are commanders who have deserted their troops, and there is no more serious crime in the law of war. The Army says they never leave their wounded. The Marines say they never leave even their dead. These men have left all the casualties and retreated behind a pious shield of public rectitude. They have left the real stuff of their reputation bleaching behind them in the sun in this country.
Senator Kerry
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We have two companies of Marines running rampant all over the northern half of this island, and three Army regiments pinned down in the southwestern corner, doing nothing. What the hell is going on?
John Vessey
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It won't be a question of how well-trained or well-equipped the army is but one of the authority it serves.
Adnan Pachachi
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Edmund Burke
In the weakness of one kind of authority, and in the fluctuation of all, the officers of an army will remain for some time mutinous and full of faction, until some popular general, who understands the art of conciliating the soldiery, and who possesses the true spirit of command, shall draw the eyes of all men upon himself. Armies will obey him on his personal account. There is no other way of securing military obedience in this state of things.
Edmund Burke
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Armies are hierarchical and disciplined by nature, and they simply can't tolerate two systems of authority. The army is making it very clear that taking orders from rabbis won't be tolerated.
Stuart Cohen
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Once Validation Authority is fully deployed, more than 800,000 Army personnel will be able to use their Common Access Cards in compliance with the new DOD mandate to access department networks, communicate via e-mail and conduct other transactions with a substantially greater level of assurance.
Ann Smith
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The army... is now publicly declared to be for the purpose of enforcing obedience to the authority of Parliament.
Charles Thomson
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Anybody who has a militia now has power. The Mahdi Army, Badr, the insurgents, these are the ones who wield power. They have weapons, they can move around and they are determined. It's not a question of political personalities, but of arms and weapons.
Adnan Pachachi
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No dictator, no invader, can hold an imprisoned population by force of arms forever. There is no greater power in the universe than the need for freedom. Against that power, governments and tyrants and armies cannot stand.
Michael Straczynski
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Wesley Clark
He also has his hands still on the sinews of power in Serbia. He controls the army, he controls the police, including a very effective and brutal secret police network, ... He controls the media, and he controls the economy and finances.
Wesley Clark
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 Bible,
And he shall stir up his power and his courage against the king of the south with a great army; and the king of the south shall be stirred up to battle with a very great and mighty army; but he shall not stand: for they shall forecast devices against him.
Bible,
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Mladic is in Serbia and, as you know, Mladic is protected by power of the army. What I need is an... obligation from Belgrade to arrest him and deliver him to The Hague.
Carla Ponte
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Mladic is in Serbia, and as you know, Mladic is protected with power of the army.
Carla Ponte
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gradually upgrade weapons and other equipment and improve the defense capabilities and combat effectiveness of the army under modern technical and especially high-tech conditions.
Li Peng
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John Ashbery
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
John Ashbery
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It is regrettable that they kidnapped this great woman. This girl is not from the (Israeli) occupation army, to be kidnapped.
Ala Hosni
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Ani Difranco
We're all rehearsing for the presidency. I always wanted to be commander-in-chief of my one-woman-army.
Ani Difranco
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Mark Twain
I am losing enough sleep to supply a worn-out army.
Mark Twain
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You cannot exploit the civilian population for the army`s military needs, and you cannot force them to collaborate with the army,
Aharon Barak
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The army has no right to use civilians as human shields. . . . It is cruel and barbaric,
Aharon Barak
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Right now, actively involved in operations in Tal Afar is the Third Iraqi Army Division, ... We now have sufficient assets available, between the coalition forces and Iraqi security forces, to leave behind a robust security presence so that the insurgents cannot return and that is indeed part of the plan.
Rick Lynch
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It is the Serb army right now -- the Yugoslav national army -- that is ethnically cleansing whole sectors of Kosovo in the south, in a manner very much reminiscent of Bosnia, ... The question is, can we stand by and let it happen?
Ivo Daalder
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We have always believed that what the Salvation Army does is good and right.
Ken Smith
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It is the Serb army right now -- the Yugoslav national army -- that is ethnically cleansing whole sectors of Kosovo in the south, in a manner very much reminiscent of Bosnia. The question is, can we stand by and let it happen?
Ivo Daalder
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Streamlining the army with Chinese characteristics is the right choice for China in military modernization,
Jiang Zemin
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Jalal Talabani
A military coup needs a sacrifice and courage that you can't find in an army without morale.
Jalal Talabani
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There's a need for a neutral force to calm the population. The Congolese army is a nascent, fledgling force. MONUC fulfills the task.
Jason Stearns
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Calvin Coolidge, Jr.
No nation ever had an army large enough to guarantee it against attack in time of peace or insure it victory in time of war
Calvin Coolidge, Jr.
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The United States has made a start here, training the army, but this goes beyond one partner and I hope others will come in,
Alan Doss
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