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“ Although you were not successful . ... The courage with which you , in an open field , maintained the contest against an intrenched foe , and the consummate skill and success with which you crossed and recrossed the river in the face ...
Of course it was not for this , but in spite of it , that I have given you the command . Only those generals who gain successes can set up dictators . What I now ask of you is military success , and I will risk the dictatorship .
These are trying occasions , not only in success , but for the want of success . I dislike to mention the name of one single officer , lest I might do wrong to those I might forget . Recent events bring up glorious names ...
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