I asked you to be the thunder and lightning of Desert Storm.You were all of that and more.
1991 Message to US units on the cease-fire that ended the Gulf War.
Weare not going after Saddam Hussein.If I caneliminate his ability to communicate with his forces, I would be entirely satisfied with that result.H. Norman Schwarzkopf
I don't consider myself dovish and I certainly don't consider myself hawkish. Maybe I would describe myself as owlishthat is wise enough to understand that you want to do everything possible to avoid war.H. Norman Schwarzkopf
Seven months ago I could give a single command and 541,000 peoplewould immediatelyobeyit.Today Ican't get a plumber to come to my house.H. Norman Schwarzkopf
Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy.H. Norman Schwarzkopf
Do what is right, not what you think the high headquarters wants or what you think will make you look good.H. Norman Schwarzkopf
True courage is being afraid, and going ahead and doing your job.H. Norman Schwarzkopf
I believe that forgiving them is God's function. Our job is to arrange the meeting.H. Norman Schwarzkopf
When placed in command — take charge.H. Norman Schwarzkopf
The truth of the matter is that you always know the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it.H. Norman Schwarzkopf