"An Army is a collection of armed men obliged to obey one man. Every change in the rules which impairs the principle weakens the army."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."William Tecumseh Sherman on Maya Angelou
"Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent."William Tecumseh Sherman on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference."William Tecumseh Sherman on Reinhold Niebuhr
"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek."William Tecumseh Sherman on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."William Tecumseh Sherman on Mahatma Gandhi
"Courage - a perfect sensibility of the measure of danger, and a mental willingness to endure it."
"My aim, then, was to whip the rebels, to humble their pride, to follow them to their inmost recesses, and make them fear and dread us. Fear is the beginning of wisdom."
"My aim then was to whip the rebels, to humble their pride, to follow them to their inmost recesses, and make them fear and dread us."
"But, my dear sirs, when peace does come, you may call on me for any thing. Then will I share with you the last cracker, and watch with you to shield your homes and families against danger from every quarter."
"I know I had no hand in making this war, and I know I will make more sacrifices today than any of you to secure peace."