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Never take counsel of your fears.

Jan 08, 2010

"On my return I said (to Jackson), "General, I fear we will not find our wagons tonight". He replied, earnestly, "Never take counsel of your fears..."" ~Douglas Southall Freeman, Lee's Liuetentants, A Study In Command, Vol I, Page 469 (quoting Maj. Jedediah Hotchkiss, C.S.A.-June 18, 1862).