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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?”
“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.”
“- Captain America: You know you two are going to be in a lot of trouble when you land.
- Peggy Carter: And you won't?
- Captain America: Where I'm goin', if anybody yells at me I can just shoot 'em.”
“We convinced an entire generation, that this is a battle that we could win. We sacrifice for each other no matter what the cost. And that's worth fighting for.”
“Taught never to retreat, never to surrender. Taught that death on the battlefield in service to Sparta was the greatest glory he could achieve in his life.”
“- Stelios: It's an honor to die at your side.
- King Leonidas: It's an honor to have lived at yours.”
“It's all in the mind, sergeant. That's where the battle's won.”
“Battle is the Great Redeemer. It is the fiery crucible in which true heroes are forged. The one place where all men truly share the same rank, regardless of what kind of parasitic scum they were going in.”
“World War II, for us, began at Pearl Harbor, and 1,177 men still lie entombed in the battleship Arizona. America suffered, but America grew stronger. It was not inevitable. The times tried our souls...and through the trial, we overcame.”