The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #30873   Message #400919
Posted By: Spud Murphy
18-Feb-01 - 02:09 PM
Thread Name: BS: Your Favorite Quotes?
Subject: RE: BS: Your Favorite Quotes?
General Longstreet, of Civil War (American style) days, upon being asked why he promoted a certain officer to ccommand rank:

"I'd rather have him inside the tent pissing out, than outside the tent pissing in."