Embed this Speech!

<script type='text/javascript' src='http://www.sweetspeeches.com/s/e/2563-george-s-patton-americans-love-a-winner'></script>


Americans Love a Winner April 2, 1970

Send This Speech Embed This Speech


  • Favorite_star_off
  • Bg_dislike


General George S. Patton


Print transcript

PATTON: Be seated. Now, 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. Men, all this stuff you've heard about America not wanting to fight, wanting to stay out of the war, is a lot of horse dung. Americans traditionally love to fight. All real Americans love the sting of battle. When you were kids, you all admired the champion marble shooter, the fastest runner, big league ball players, the toughest boxers. Americans love a winner and will not tolerate a loser. Americans play to win all the time. I wouldn't give a hoot in hell for a man who lost and laughed. That's why Americans have never lost, and will never lose a war... because the very thought of losing is hateful to Americans.

Courtesy of MovieClips

Joe Louis Clark: Principal Clark's Address Before the Minimum Basic Skills Test

March 3, 1989 (almost 28 years ago)

Principal Joe Clark speaks to the students of East Side High before taking the test to boost their confidence to prove wrong those who look down on them. Principal Clark is played by Morgan Freeman in the inspirational film "Lean On Me."

0 people like this
Source: YouTube

Speech Sender

close [x]

You are sending:

Americans Love a Winner- April 2, 1970

- George S. Patton
Send to:

We welcome any and all feedback for Sweet Speeches! Speak your mind!