"The situation where we are now, there are two things: either death or victory. To those who are fighting and bombarding us, they should understand that the Afghan man is a fighter willing to die for jihad.
....Taliban supreme leader, Mullah Mohammed Omar, October 2001
"I want you to remember that no bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. He won it by making the other poor dumb bastard die for his country...."
....General George S. Patton, June 1944