Generalship: Instinct versus Hard Study & Work

“Do make it clear that generalship, at least in my case, came not by instinct, unsought, but by understanding, hard study and brain concentration. Had it come easy to me I should not have done it as well.”

T.E. Lawrence (aka Lawrence of Arabia) as quoted in Lawrence of Arabia by B.H.L. Hart.


Hale, L. (2013) A Short Study of T.E. Lawrence. Available from World Wide Web: [Accessed: 14 August, 2016].


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