Courage which goes against military expediency is stupidity, or, if it is insisted upon by a commander, irresponsibility.

Erwin Rommel (1891-1944) German field marshal
Letter (9 Nov 1942)

Quoted in B. H. Liddell Hart (ed), The Rommel Papers (1982)
Added on 23-Oct-09 | Last updated 23-Oct-09
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