Cannon Quotes

“A loose can...

“A loose cannon eventually points your way”
📅︎ Mar 03
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"Neither here nor hereafter are we suddenly going to eme...

"Neither here nor hereafter are we suddenly going to emerge with qualities we haven't developed or a pattern of living for which we have not prepared ourselves" Elaine Cannon
📅︎ Oct 04
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The sound of a kiss is not so loud as t...

The sound of a kiss is not so loud as that of a cannon, but its echo lasts a great deal longer. - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
📅︎ Mar 21
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"Sometimes in politics one must duel with skunks, but...

"Sometimes in politics one must duel with skunks, but no one should be fool enough to allow skunks to choose the weapons." - Joe Cannon, Speaker of the House c. 1910
📅︎ Oct 22
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"Victory comes in only one form - a ...

"Victory comes in only one form - a panting infantryman alongside the hot cannon of a tank" -Maj. Gen. Emanuel Sakal
📅︎ Jul 10
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"Ultima Ratio Regum (The F...

"Ultima Ratio Regum (The Final Argument of Kings)" -Inscription on Louis XIV's Cannons
📅︎ May 28
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