Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, sometimes called "The Iron Duke"

Arthur
Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, sometimes called "The Iron Duke"
1769
1852

English General, Statesman, Field Marshall, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Author Quotes

Be discreet in all things, and so render it unnecessary to be mysterious about any.

Nothing except a battle lost can be half as melancholy as a battle won.

The Lord's Prayer contains the sum total of religion and morals.

The only thing I am afraid of is fear.

The whole art of war consists in getting at what is on the other side of the hill, or, in other words, in learning what we do not know from what we do.

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First Name
Arthur
Last Name
Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, sometimes called "The Iron Duke"
Birth Date
1769
Death Date
1852
Bio

English General, Statesman, Field Marshall, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom