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“There is no victory at bargain basement prices.” – General Dwight D. Eisenhower

 

The best book I have read on Eisenhower provided me insight into his amazing ability to bluff. Apparently he was a great poker player and took the risk by bluffing that he might use nuclear weapons against the Communist Chinese. He wasn’t a fan of war and believed that if you were to go to war you went all in or nothing. Well worth the read.

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There is many a boy here today who looks on war as all glory, but boys, it is all hell.

– General William Sherman

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