Ulysses S. Grant Quotes

Ulysses S. Grant  quotesHiram Ulysses Grant

Born: 27th April 1822 in Ohio, United States

Died: 23rd July 1885 in New York, United States

Nationality: American

Profession: Soldier in United States Army

Famous for: Presidency of United States

A collection of Ulysses S. Grant Quotes

[quote style="boxed"]Everyone has his superstitions. One of mine has always been when I started to go anywhere, accomplished.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]I appreciate the fact, and am proud of it, that the attentions I am receiving are intended more for our country than for me personally.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]I have never advocated war except as a means of peace.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]I know only two tunes: one of them is “Yankee Doodle,” and the other isn’t.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]If men make war in slavish obedience to rules, they will fail.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]In every battle there comes a time when both sides consider themselves beaten, then he who continues the attack wins.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]Labor disgraces no man; unfortunately, you occasionally find men who disgrace labor.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]Let us have peace.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]Nations, like individuals, are punished for their transgressions.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]The art of war is simple enough. Find out where your enemy is. Get at him as soon as you can. Strike him as hard as you can, and keep moving on.[/quote]
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There never was a time when, in my opinion, some way could not be found to prevent the drawing of the sword.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]Although a soldier by profession, I have never felt any sort of fondness for war, and I have never advocated it, except as a means of peace.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]Hold fast to the Bible. To the influence of this Book we are indebted for all the progress made in true civilization and to this we must look as our guide in the future.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]I have made it a rule of my life to trust a man long after other people gave him up, but I don’t see how I can ever trust any human being again.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]I know no method to secure the repeal of bad or obnoxious laws so effective as their stringent execution.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]I propose to fight it out on this line if it takes all summer.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]If you see the President, tell him from me that whatever happens there will be no turning back.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]It was my fortune, or misfortune, to be called to the office of Chief Executive without any previous political training.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]Leave the matter of religion to the family altar, the church, and the private school, supported entirely by private contributions. Keep the church and state forever separate.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]My failures have been errors in judgment, not of intent.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]No other terms than unconditional and immediate surrender. I propose to move immediately upon your works.[/quote]
[quote style="boxed"]The friend in my adversity I shall always cherish most. I can better trust those who helped to relieve the gloom of my dark hours than those who are so ready to enjoy with me the sunshine of my prosperity.[/quote]