Top 27 Motivational Military Quotes of All The Time

Motivational Military Quotes are specifically written to inspire and motivate army people to keep on performing duties with great enthusiasm and by heart.

1. “The soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war.” – Douglas MacArthur

2. “Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.” – Steve Jobs


3. “No man is entitled to the blessings of freedom unless he be vigilant in its preservation.” – Douglas MacArthur

4. “I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.” – Nelson Mandela

5. “A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.” – Dwight D. Eisenhower

6. “If a man hasn’t discovered something that he will die for, he isn’t fit to live.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.


7. “Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never—in nothing, great or small, large or petty—never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.” – Winston Churchill

8. “Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste death but once.” – William Shakespeare

9. “It is fatal to enter a war without the will to win it.” – General Douglas MacArthur

10. “I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country.” – Capt. Nathan Hale

11. “The truth of the matter is that you always know the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it.” – Norman Schwarzkopf

12. “Only our individual faith in freedom can keep us free.” – Dwight D. Eisenhower

13. “Whoever said the pen is mightier than the sword obviously never encountered automatic weapons.” – Douglas MacArthur

14. “Courage isn’t having the strength to go on – it is going on when you don’t have strength.”
Napoleon Bonaparte


15. “Discipline is the soul of an army. It makes small numbers formidable; procures success to the weak, and esteem to all.” – George Washington

16. “Once we have a war there is only one thing to do. It must be won. For defeat brings worse things than any that can ever happen in war.” – Ernest Hemingway

17. “He who has never learned to obey cannot be a good commander.” – Aristotle

18. “Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

19. “To be prepared for war is one of the most effective means of preserving peace.” – George Washington

20. “A leader is a dealer in hope.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

21. “It is from the numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped. Each time a man stands up for an ideal or acts to improve the lot of others or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring, those ripples build a current that can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance.” – Robert Kennedy

22. “We fight, get beat, rise, and fight again.” – Nathanael Greene

23. “On the battlefield, the military pledges to leave no soldier behind. As a nation, let it be our pledge that when they return home, we leave no veteran behind.” – Dan Lipinski

24. “Lead me, follow me, or get out of my way.” – George S. Patton

25. “It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; . . . who at best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who at worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly.” – Theodore Roosevelt

26. “Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.” – George S. Patton

27. “Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.” – Dwight D. Eisenhower