Soldier in war field and soldier out of war field are not the same soldier.
Everyone is soldier: he is soldier, you are soldier, I am soldier. But, every soldier does not do their duties same, though every soldier is same in strength. Every soldier is separate one. It is the diversity. Here works well the soldier psychology.
Soldiers of the ploughshare as well as soldiers of the sword.
Children play soldier. That makes sense. But why do soldiers play children?
When the soldier is hit by a cannon-ball, rags are as becoming as purple.
A soldier is better accommodated than with a wife.
You may relish him more in the soldier than in the scholar.
Ain't nothing the matter with a soldier that ain't the matter with everyone else.
One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.
Austrian soldiers are like horses: brave but easily frightened.
Perfect soldier, perfect gentleman ... never gave offence to anyone, not even the enemy.
We have in the service the scum of the earth as common soldiers.