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 Isoroku Yamamoto - “I fear all we have done is to awaken a sleeping giant and fill him with a terrible resolve.”
 Isoroku Yamamoto - “But then, if the war continues after that, I have no expectation of success.”
 Isoroku Yamamoto - “In the first six to twelve months of a war with the United States and Great Britain I will run wild and win victory upon victory.”
 Isoroku Yamamoto - “A military man can scarcely pride himself on having smitten a sleeping enemy it is more a matter of shame, simply, for the one smitten.”
 Isoroku Yamamoto - “A brilliant man would find a way not to fight a war.”
 Isoroku Yamamoto - “The mindless rejoicing at home is really appalling it makes me fear that the first blow against Tokyo will make them wilt at onceI only wish that the Americans had also had, say, three carriers at Hawaii.”
 Isoroku Yamamoto - “A military man can scarcely pride himself on having 'smitten a sleeping enemy' it is more a matter of shame, simply, for the one smitten.”
 Isoroku Yamamoto - “In the first six to twelve months of a war with the United States and Great Britain I will run wild and win victory upon victory. But then, if the war continues after that, I have no expectation of success.”
 Isoroku Yamamoto - “I fear all we have done is awakened a sleeping giant and filled him with a terrible resolve.”
 Isoroku Yamamoto - “You cannot invade the mainland United States. There would be a rifle behind each blade of grass.”