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The American President resembles the commander of a ship at sea. He must have a helm to grasp, a course to steer, a port to seek.


Henry Adams


#american president #commander #course #grasp #helm

When we wrote the Constitution, the intention was to give the commander in chief the authority how to use the forces when you authorize him to be able to use the forces.


Joe Biden


#authority #authorize #chief #commander #constitution

As the Senator from Vermont was kind enough to note, I did have the experience of being commander in chief of our National Guard in Missouri for 8 years.


Kit Bond


#chief #commander #did #enough #experience

During the whole campaign, from June 27 to July 31, there has been no shirking or hesitation, to tiring on the part of a single man so far as I have seen; the brigade commanders reported none.


John Buford


#brigade #campaign #commanders #during #far

Of course, I think it is legitimate for the Commander-in-Chief to be concerned for the safety of his soldiers.


John Cusack


#concerned #course #his #i #i think

All the armies of Europe, Asia and Africa combined, with all the treasure of the earth (our own excepted) in their military chest; with a Buonaparte for a commander, could not by force, take a drink from the Ohio, or make a track on the Blue Ridge, in a trial of a thousand years.


Abraham Lincoln


#armies #asia #blue #chest #combined

I thought they know that I was the Commander in Chief, not that I know that I am the Commander in Chief, and they should behave; know how to behave to the Commander in Chief.


Kamisese Mara


#behave #chief #commander #how #i

Anyone weighing whether to re-elect the President should take the bin Laden operation into account: it is a powerful exhibit that Obama is a steely Commander in Chief - a critical test for many Americans.


Jon Meacham


#anyone #bin #chief #commander #critical

Egotism is not a good quality. It's not something to be admired or even tolerated. It wouldn't be tolerated in a field commander and it shouldn't be tolerated in a movie director.


John Milius


#commander #director #egotism #even #field

Decisions! And a general, a commander in chief who has not got the quality of decision, then he is no good.


Bernard Law Montgomery


#commander #decision #decisions #general #good






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