Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.
Editor’s Note: A version of this article, written by Capt. Nate Stratton, originally appeared on The Military Leader, a blog by Drew Steadman that provides leader development resources and insight for leaders of all professions.