- Name: Robert E. Lee
- Born: 01/19/1807
- Died: 10/12/1870 (63 years old)
Robert Edward Lee (January 19, 1807– October 12, 1870) was an American Confederate general best known as a commander of the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. He commanded the Army of Northern Virginia from 1862 until its surrender in 1865 and earned a reputation as a skilled tactician.
Birth Name: Robert Edward Lee
Alias: UncleRobert, MarseRobert, KingofSpades, MarbleMan
Birth Place: Stratford Hall, Virginia, U.S.
Death Place: Lexington, Virginia, U.S.
Robert E. Lee quotes :
Get correct views of life, and learn to see the world in its true light. It will enable you to live pleasantly, to do good, and, when summoned away, to leave without regret.Robert E. Lee
In this enlightened age, there are few I believe, but what will acknowledge, that slavery as an institution is a moral & political evil in any country. It is useless to expatiate on its disadvantages.Robert E. Lee
The trite saying that honesty is the best policy has met with the just criticism that honesty is not policy. The real honest man is honest from conviction of what is right, not from policy.Robert E. Lee