Alexander Suvorov

Alexander Suvorov

Born: November 24, 1730

Died: May 18, 1800

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Biography: Alexander Vasilyevich Suvorov, Count Suvorov of Rymnik, Prince of Italy, Count of the Holy Roman Empire, was a Generalissimo of the Russian Empire.

Source/Notes: The Book of Military Quotations By Peter G. Tsouras - Page 55
Source/Notes: Nauka pobezhdat, Dokumenty, vol. III, p. 504, cited in af.mil
Alexander Suvorov

“Train hard, fight easy.”

- Alexander Suvorov

Source/Notes: other version: Hard training - easy combat; easy training - hard combat.
Source/Notes: Quoted in Danchenko and Vydrin, Military Pedagogy, 1973

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Source/Notes: About the Battle of Kinburn, 1787, from The Book of Military Quotations By Peter G. Tsouras - Page 138

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Source/Notes: From The Science of Victory, 1796, quoted in Bragin Field Marshal Kutuzov, 1944