Quotes by Horatio Nelson

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Desperate affairs require desperate measures.

- Horatio Nelson

Gentlemen, when the enemy is committed to a mistake we must not interrupt him too soon.

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First gain the victory and then make the best use of it you can.

- Horatio Nelson

I have only one eye, I have a right to be blind sometimes... I really do not see the signal!

- Horatio Nelson

I could not tread these perilous paths in safety, if I did not keep a saving sense of humor.

- Horatio Nelson