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Can you name the person to whom the famous U.S. Navy/Marine quotation is attributed?

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I have not yet begun to fight! (1779)
Don't give up the ship! (1813)
We have met the enemy and they are ours (1813)
Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead! (1864)
You may fire when you are ready, Gridley (1898)
A good Navy is not a provocation to war. It is the surest guaranty of peace (1902)
The deadliest weapon in the world is a Marine and his rifle (1918)
Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition! (1941)
Among the Americans who served on Iwo Island, uncommon valor was a common virtue (1945)
Some people spend an entire lifetime wondering if they made a difference in the world. But, the Marines don't have that problem (1985)

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