When defending itself against another country, a nation never lacks men, but too often, soldiers.
I may have had many projects, but I never was free to carry out any of them.
It should not be believed that a march of three or four days in the wrong direction can be corrected by a countermarch. As a rule, this is to make two mistakes instead of one.
You would make a ship sail against the winds and currents by lighting a bonfire under her decks? I have no time for such nonsense.
We walk faster when we walk alone.