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Killing Patton Quotes

Bill O'Reilly
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A real hero is the man who fights even though he’s scared. Some men get over their fright in a minute under fire. For some, it takes days. But a real man will never let his fear of death overwhelm his honor, his sense of duty to his country, and his innate manhood.”
-- General George S. Patton (chapter 1 paragraph 21)

Importance: The above quote was taken from a speech that Patton gave before the Third Army which was under his command during WWII. He believed that a real man overcomes fear of dying in defense of his country and his own manhood.

This war can end two ways – either the extermination of the Aryan peoples or the disappearance of Jewry from Europe.”
-- Adolph Hitler (chapter 2 paragraph 7)

Importance: Despite many setbacks and signs that Germany was losing the war, this statement made in 1942 to the German parliament demonstrated how obsessed he was about eradicating the Jews.

It is Heinrich Himmler, the psychopathic leader...
-- Heinrich Himmler/Narrator (chapter 7 paragraph 55)

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