Colin Powell

Colin Powell

American civil servant, former U.S. Secretary of State
We hope that more assistance will be available to the nations of the region, to include Egypt, on the three pillars that I discussed today: civic society development, education and economic development.More Colin Powell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What you're seeing with Occupy Wall Street and the others are people who are unhappy and they're directing their unhappiness now toward Wall Street and toward those they think are doing too well in our society.More Colin Powell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The most effective means of ensuring the government's accountability to the people is an aggressive, free, challenging, untrusting press.More Colin Powell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is good if your enemy underestimates you. The dumber they think you are the more surprised they are when you kill them.More Colin Powell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Once the information is in the 40 to 70 range, go with your gut.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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