Lieutenant General Sir Adrian Carton de Wiart, VC, KBE, CB, CMG, DSO
- "Governments may think and say as they like, but force cannot be eliminated, and it is the only real and unanswerable power. We are told that the pen is mightier than the sword, but I know which of these weapons I would choose"
- "Frankly, I enjoyed the war [World War One]"
- "At that moment, I knew once and for all that war was in my blood. If the British didn't fancy me, I would offer myself to the Boers"
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