“What ought one to say then as each hardship comes? I was practicing for this, I was training for this.” —Epictetus
“I just wanted others to see what an outstanding NCO he was."
"Commanders must uphold the highest standards and create and maintain a proper environment in their unit."
“They really don't care that you read Von Clausewitz or some other dead German."
An investigation found the language in question "was not unprofessional."
“Let me say that my choice of words was poor."
“Chief is setting the example for the whole dang Air Force."
"[W]e only take care of our own when it benefits us, apparently … and it doesn’t sit right with me”
“When every soldier feels so strongly about each other, they will do anything to care of those soldiers. That’s what it’s all about."
To build stronger special operations teams, leaders at all levels must identify and enforce priorities, focus on health and resilience, and ruthlessly manage operations tempo to provide time for recovery...
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