Robert E. Lee Quotes (52 quotes)




Robert E. Lee
Source/Notes:
Advice to a woman who expressed her hatred of the North, as quoted in The Life and Campaigns of General Lee (1875) by Edward Lee Childe, p. 331
Robert E. Lee
Source/Notes:
The story of Robert E. Lee: as told in his own words and those of his contemporaries (1964 edition)
Robert E. Lee
Source/Notes:
Lee to a mother who asked him to bless her son, as quoted in R. E. Lee : A Biography, Vol. 4 (1935) by Douglas Southall Freeman, p. 505
Robert E. Lee
Source/Notes:
Remark to his son, G. W. Custis Lee (March 1865), as quoted in South Atlantic Quarterly [Durham, North Carolina] (July 1927)


If you know some quotes that would be a good fit here, send us a note!

Robert E. Lee
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
Robert E. LeeShare on Facebook

Born: January 19, 1807

Died: October 12, 1870 (aged 63)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Soldier

Bio: Robert Edward Lee was a career military officer who is best known for having commanded the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the American Civil War.

Quote of the day

Aaron Sorkin was completely unable to understand the actual psychology of Mark or of Facebook. He can't conceive of a world where social status or getting laid or, for that matter, doing drugs, is not the most important thing.

Popular Authors

Saul Bellow
Orson Welles
Heinrich Heine
Ezra Pound
Edwin Louis Cole
Paulo Coelho
Tony Blair
Pierre Corneille
C. S. Lewis
Hedy Lamarr
Hillary Clinton
James Branch Cabell
Terry Pratchett
Ayn Rand
Edward Abbey
Ernest Hemingway