You have many good ones, modestglock26, but that one is fantastic.
“Without its tough spearmen, Hellenic culture would have had nothing to give the world. It would not have lasted long enough. When Greek culture became so sophisticated that its common men would no longer fight to the death, as at Thermopylae, but became devious and clever, a horde of Roman farm boys overran them.” — T. R. Fehrenbach, This Kind of War
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