Colin Powell

Colin Powell

American civil servant, former U.S. Secretary of State
Bad news isn't wine. It doesn't improve with age.More Colin Powell quotes [07/09/2011 04:07:10]
One of the greatest talents of all is the talent to recognize and to develop talent in others.More Colin Powell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Giving back involves a certain amount of giving up.More Colin Powell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Diplomacy never stops, and, with or without an election, it never stops.More Colin Powell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
With vision only, you get no follow-through. With enforcers only, the vision is realized but leaves a lot of wreckage.More Colin Powell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Colin
Powell, once USA's highest ranking
military officer, (now Secretary of
State), loves to relate this
incident from his Vietnam days. It shows the
importance of clear
objectives.

Finding an outpost at a very vulnerable spot, Powell
decided to
investigate why it was location was chosen. He was assured
that it was a very
important outpost.
"What's it's
mission?"
" To protect the airfield!"
"What's the airfield here
for?"
"To resupply the outpost!"More Military jokes Jokes about Colin Powell [01/01/2018 12:01:01]

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