Quote I can't complete- think it's Plato

June 20th, 2006  

Topic: Quote I can't complete- think it's Plato

"At the end of war there are three armies, the army of the dead, the army of the living, and-"

thanks in advance- it's driving me out of my mind.
June 20th, 2006  
Can't find anything on this...

Only one slightly related is this one by Plato:
"Only the dead have seen the end of war."
June 21st, 2006  
I think this is the one you're thinking of.

"A great war leaves the country with three armies - an army of cripples, an army of mourners, and an army of thieves."

~German proverb
June 23rd, 2006  
I heard a similar one I dont have the exact words but the jist of it was "an Army of grieving widows and orphans". Something like that.
June 25th, 2006  
Y'all are close, but no bannana.

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