A soldier's first duty is to obey, otherwise you might as well do away with soldiering.
To Leon Goldensohn, February 4, 1946, from "The Nuremberg Interviews" by Leon Goldensohn, Robert Gellately - History - 2004 - Page 322
War is possible only if you have a lot of enemies. If all the enemies get together and form one front - if you cut down the number of enemies - there would be no war.Albert Kesselring
I have always had plenty of friends, and now at age sixty, I face four walls as a common prisoner.Albert Kesselring
A military leader often faces a situation he has to deal with, but because it is his duty, no court can try him.Albert Kesselring
The partisan situation in the Italian theater, particularly central Italy, has deteriorated to such an extent that it constitutes a serious danger to troops, supply lines, war industry and economic potential. The fight against the partisans must be carried out with all means at our disposal and with utmost severity. I will protect any commander who exceeds our usual restraint in the choice of methods in executing one's orders is better than failure or neglect to act.Albert Kesselring
Allied air power was the greatest single reason for the German defeat.Albert Kesselring