Something must be left to chance; nothing is certain in a sea fight.

First gain the victory and then make the best use of it you can.

My character and good name are in my own keeping. Life with disgrace is dreadful. A glorious death is to be envied.

You must hate a Frenchman as you do the devil.

Less money means more miles I have to drive.

Wow, Apple fans are truly insane!

No captain can do very wrong if he places his ship alongside that of the enemy.

Firstly you must always implicitly obey orders, without attempting to form any opinion of your own regarding their propriety. Secondly, you must consider every man your enemy who speaks ill of your king; and thirdly you must hate a Frenchman as you hate the devil.

England expects that every man will do his duty.

I owe all my success in life to having always been a quarter of an hour beforehand.

Time is everything; five minutes make the difference between victory and defeat.

Desperate affairs require desperate remedies.