National Guard Bureau
WASHINGTON, April 24, 1998 "To listen well is as powerful a means of communication and influence as to talk well."
U.S. chief justice
"Man must cease attributing everything to his environment, and learn again to exercise his will -- his personal responsibility."
"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage."
"In the fields of observation, chance favors only the mind that is prepared."
"Wars may be fought with weapons, but they are won by men. It is the spirit of the men who follow and of the man who leads that gains the victory."
Gen. George S. Patton
American Army general