Quote about dating a soldier
The person who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing which is more important than his own personal safety, is a miserable creature and has no chance of being free unless made and kept so by the exertions of better men than himself.” – John Stuart Mills “Hard pressed on my right. It documents every serviceman’s courage, who by accepting this uniform, promises the one gift he truly has to give: his life.
I wear my uniform for the heritage of sacrifice it represents and more. Freedom is what makes us fight, and courage is what keeps us from running away.’ Those who command Soldiers in combat understand both why men fight and why they do not run away.
One who seeks the companionship of the long march and not the privilege of position…
One whose heart is with the Legion and whose loyalty is to the Republic…
I promise that no matter where life takes me, It will never take me away from you.
I promise to be here forever and always, Trustworthy and in love, Forever and always.
He does not set out to be a leader, but becomes one by the quality of his actions and the integrity of his intent. they don’t flock, you find them one at a time.” – Unknown “The most important thing I learned is that soldiers watch what their leaders do.
Please don’t expect to have an incredible culture.” – Dave Ramsey in Entre Leadership “A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others.
If one wants to get anything across, one has to spend a fairly large minimum quantum of time. Avoid having your ego so close to your position that when your position falls, your ego goes with it. One who knows the self and, therefore, is true to all… This is the one who leads best of all.” – LTC Jeffrey Spara in Military Leadership: In Pursuit of Excellence.
One who disciplines the offense and not the offenders…
Don’t let adverse facts stand in the way of a good decision. Looking up from his labor, the sage spoke: “I know not what beats beneath your tunic, but what I saw in a leader from foot soldiers to proconsul is thus: One who makes drill bloodless combat and combat bloody drill…
On the contrary, such treatment is far more likely to destroy than to make an army.
Never spare yourself and let your troops see that you don’t in your endurance of fatigue and privation. Avoid excessive sharpness or harshness of voice, which usually indicates the man who has shortcomings of his own to hide.” – German Field Marshal Erwin Rommel “The discipline which makes the soldiers of a free country reliable in battle is not to be gained by harsh or tyrannical treatment.