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National Guard Bureau

WASHINGTON, April 24, 1998 – "To listen well is as powerful a means of communication and influence as to talk well."

John Marshall

U.S. chief justice


"Man must cease attributing everything to his environment, and learn again to exercise his will -- his personal responsibility."

Albert Schweitzer

German philosopher


"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage."

Anais Nin

American writer


"In the fields of observation, chance favors only the mind that is prepared."

Louis Pasteur

French chemist


"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


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