About 1,070 results
|7 My center is giving way, my right is in retreat; situation excellent. I shall attack. |
FERDINAND FOCH (1851-1S21)). French general. Message allegedly sent lo
General loffrc during Battle of the Marne. 8 Sepi. 1914. Quoted in: B. H. lirlddl
|Truman was left in the situation that French marshal Ferdinand Foch, commander |
in chief of Allied forces in World War I, ... most famous battleground messages:
My center is giving way, My right is in retreat; Situation excellent! I shall attack!
|Verdict: A thought in wide circulation long before jFK adopted it. center is giving |
way, my right is in retreat. Situation excellent. I shall ACK! ... Other versions
include “My right gives way, my left yields, ythings fine—I shall attack!” and “My
|Victory is a thing of the will. Message to Marshal Joffre, 1914 My center is giving |
way, my right is in retreat; situation excellent. I shall attack! Quoted in Major-
General Sir G. Aston, Marshal Foch (1929) The military mind always imagines
that the ...
|"My center is yielding," he said. "My right is retreating. Impossible to maneuver. |
Excellent situation. I shall attack. ... it concluded, "The situation is therefore
excellent; the attack directed against the Ninth Army appears to be a means to
assure the retreat of the German right wing. ... "My right is driven in, my centre is
giving way, the situation is excellent, I attack" (in the French original: Man centre
cede, ma ...
|STANISLAW J. LEC Stake Your Turf Build a Fortress My center is giving way . . . |
my right is in retreat, my left yields — situation excellent. I shall attack. "Attack!
Attack!" FERDINAND FOCH (FRENCH MILITARY GENERAL) You want to feel ...
|The aphorism of Marshal Foch came to mind: "My center is giving way, my right is |
in retreat; situation excellent. I shall attack." Would Agnew be able to capture and
hold the attention of the media for a solid month, until the President returned ...
|'My center is giving way, my right is in retreat ; situation excellent. I shall attack. S. |
Cilibrizzi, Storia Parliamentare Politica e Diplomatics d'ltalia, Milano Tosi, 1925
Vol. VII, p. 123. OBARI : op. cit., p. 58. The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, ...
|Counter-Strike David Schleifer. “My center is giving way, my right is in retreat; |
situation excellent. I shall attack.” Marshal Foch 1851–1929 ... “We are receiving
some scout shuttles, three of them, my liege.” “Destroy all but one. Watch in which
|—Successories Lead, follow, or get out of the way! —James Lundy To plunder, to |
lie, to show your arse are three essentials for climbing high. —Aristophanes My
center is giving way, my right is in retreat; situation excellent. I shall attack.