Colin Powell

« Page 1 from 1, showing 1 - 1 from 1 »

Colin Powell

Colin Powell

American civil servant, former U.S. Secretary of State
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 Colin Powell [01/01/2018 12:01:01]

« Page 1 from 1, showing 1 - 1 from 1 »

Quotes of the month

Anatoly Yurkin Beliefs are formed from mistakes and accidents, prejudices are cut from the log of infallibility. [03/22/2019 03:03:49] More


Anatoly Yurkin Lying is free public transportation in the dogmatic capital. [04/05/2019 01:04:09] More


Eugene Ryabyi Every dream begins with a lack of something, and a great dream starts with the loneliness. [04/16/2019 08:04:02] More


Anatoly Yurkin Understanding is the stick of the traffic controller with which consciousness is put at the crossroads of the other. [04/10/2019 08:04:27] More


Eugeny Antonuk In the word “before” time finds its own: form and content. [04/10/2019 03:04:26] More