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[However], the sufferer from depression has no option, and therefore finds himself, like a walking casualty of war, thrust into the most intolerable social and family situations. There he must ... present a face approximating the one associated with ordinary events and companionship. He must try to utter small talk and be responsive to questions, and knowingly nod, and frown and, God help him, even smile.
— William Styron —

The first casualty when war comes is truth.

— Hiram Johnson

Every human being wants to be seen, really seen, by another human being, not as a statistic in some sociological study, not as a casualty of poverty, not as a victim of a corrupt social structure. We can start by seeing both what is and what can be.

— Nancy Rue

Most executives I know are so action-oriented, or action-addicted, that time for reflection is the first casualty of their success.

— Margaret Heffernan

I like to be alone so I can write. But focus can hurt you. I don't want to be some stress casualty in early middle age.

— James Ellroy

We've protected thousands of people in Libya; we have not seen a single U.S. casualty; there's no risks of additional escalation. This operation is limited in time and in scope.

— Barack Obama

Almost everyone is obsessed with leaving a mark upon the world. Bequeathing a legacy. Outlasting death. We all want to be remembered. I do, too. That's what bothers me most, is being another
unremembered casualty in the ancient and inglorious war against disease.

— John Green

It is often observed that the first casualty of war is truth, but how do you tell the truth without betraying the sacrifice of those who accepted the terms of battle? War is a sacrificial system that creates its own justification.

— Stanley Hauerwas

I consider myself a casualty, one of the many casualties of the war on terror.

— Alberto Gonzales

When war is declared, truth is the first casualty

— Arthur Ponsonby, 1st Baron Ponsonby Of Shulbrede

Truth is always the first war casualty. The emotional disturbances and distortions in historical writing are greatest in wartime.

— Harry Elmer Barnes

Of the 664 men who rode into the Valley of Death about 540 eventually got out of it again. By far the highest casualty rate was among the horses. Compared with the Somme or an evening in the Blitz, the Valley of Death was a piece of cake.

— Simon Heffer

A terrorist, massive, casualty-producing event [will occur] somewhere in the Western world - it may be in the United States of America - that causes our population to question our own Constitution and to begin to militarize our country in order to avoid a repeat of another mass, casualty-producing event.

— Tommy Franks

We should never allow presentation to become a casualty of method.

— Tommy Wonder

Truth, it has been said, is the first casualty of war.

— Philip Snowden, 1st Viscount Snowden

Kids, they are always hurting themselves. It's like, "Quick, get me to casualty quick!" while your doing something important like sitting down picking your ear.

— Dylan Moran

A cousin of mine who was a casualty surgeon in Manhattan tells me that he and his colleagues had a one-word nickname for bikers: Donors. Rather chilling.

— Stephen Fry

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