The more you sweat in training, the less you bleed in battle.
- Armed Forces Motto
Yes…but he dropped his water and now has to go back down that steep hill to get more.
“Their drills are bloodless battles. Their battles are bloody drills.” —Josephus on the Roman Army. The original concept is probably far older. However, I’m fonder of something attributed to Erwin Rommel:
“Sweat saves blood. Blood saves lives. Brains saves both.”
Love! Thanks for the important reminder and the continued inspiration :)
Truer words have seldom been spoken. From a retired US Army Ranger (22 years)
LOL guys! I got it the first time and do agree with the “be prepared” motto. I was trying to be funny….read my screen name again. sigh
Luck Favors The Prepared.
February 06, 2014