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“- Lt. Col. Hal Moore: I wonder what was going through Custer's mind when he realized that he'd led his men into a slaughter?
- Sgt. Maj. Basil Plumley: Sir, Custer was a pussy. You ain't.”
“Well boys, we've got three engines out, we've got more holes in us than a horse trader's mule, the radio's gone and we're leaking fuel and if we was flying any lower, why we'd need sleigh bells on this thing... But we've got one thing on those Ruskies… At this height, why they might harpoon us, but they dang sure ain't gonna spot us on no radar...” (continue)(continue reading)
“I can't promise you that I will bring you all home alive. But this I swear, before you and before Almighty God, that when we go into battle, I will be the first to set foot on the field, and I will be the last to step off, and I will leave no one behind. Dead or alive, we will all come home together. So help me, God.”
“Every film is a battle. Some you win, some you don't.”
“- Chuck: I still remember the war.
- Dave Buznik: Oh, yeah?
- Chuck: Yeah, I remember waking up to the sound of bombs dropping and children screaming.
- Dave Buznik: Oh, you were in Vietnam?
- Chuck: No... Grenada.
- Dave Buznik: Didn't that, like, last only 12 hours?”
“Battle scars are not always on the body.”
“War has a way of distinguishing between the things that matter and the things that don’t.”
“This is the fight for our lives. And we're gonna win it... whatever it takes.”
“Everyone understands the nature of war. We also understand that victory depends on the cards that we have been dealt. Some, when faced with a bloody battle, simply give in. But for some, surrender is unacceptable. Even though they know it will be a fight to the death.”
“When that light hits the sky, it’s not just a call; it’s a warning…to them. ”
“What’s the face of a coward? The back of his head as he runs from the battle.”
“Willpower alone isn’t enough in battle.”
“The one minute. The soldier’s minute. In a battle, that’s all you get. One minute of everything at once. And anything before is nothing. Everything after, nothing. Nothing in comparison to that one minute.”
“Brock Rumlow-You're on the wrong side!
Kate-That depends on where you're standing.”
“In Battle, Discipline beats numbers 9 times out of 10.”
“Every time we deal with an enemy, we create two more.”
“Explain to me why it is more noble to kill 10,000 men in battle than a dozen at dinner.”
“Every time something gets better for one group, it gets worse for another.”
“The clock is ticking on doomsday. Just tell me that when I need you, you’ll be ready.”
“- Hiccup: You brought a baby to a battle?
- Fishlegs: I couldn't find a sitter.”
“They're everywhere. Battling for dominance.”
“Give them nothing! But take from them everything!”
“- Ali: Eventually the Arab states will rise against Israel. They don't like Palestinians, but they hate the Jews more. It won't be like 1967. The rest of the world will see by then what the Israelis do to us. Israel will cease to exist.
- Avner: This is a dream. You can't take back a country you never had.”