George S. Patton Quotes

A good solution applied with vigor now is better than a perfect solution applied ten minutes later.

This quotation is a variant of the famous Voltaire quotation {196416}.

George S. Patton, 1885-1945, U.S. Army General, Quoted in Charles M. Province, "The Unknown Patton"

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George S. Patton
George S. Patton
  • Born: November 11, 1885
  • Died: December 21, 1945
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Soldier

George Smith Patton Jr. was a General of the United States Army who commanded the U.S. Seventh Army in the Mediterranean theater of World War II, and the U.S. Third Army in France and Germany following the Allied invasion of Normandy in June 1944.

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