Ulysses S. Grant Quotes

“In every battle there comes a time when both sides consider themselves beaten then he who continues the attack wins.”

Ulysses S. Grant

“The distant rear of an army engaged in battle is not the best place from which to judge correctly what is going on in front.”

Ulysses S. Grant

“The friend in my adversity I shall always cherish most. I can better trust those who have helped to relieve the gloom of my dark hours than those who are so ready to enjoy with me the sunshine of my prosperity.”

Ulysses S. Grant

“There never was a time when, in my opinion, some way could not be found to prevent the drawing of the sword.”

Ulysses S. Grant

“To maintain peace in the future it is necessary to be prepared for war.”

Ulysses S. Grant

“Two commanders on the same field are always one too many.”

Ulysses S. Grant

"Memoirs and Selected Letters" Quotes

“There are but few important events in the affairs of men brought about by their own choice.”

Ulysses S. Grant
Memoirs and Selected Letters