We cannot kill our way to victory.
On NATO in Afghanistan, Washington, D.C., 11 September 2008
Let us all be men and women in full. Let us expect from ourselves more than we think we can give, more than we think we can do and more than we think we already know.Michael Mullen
It is a really important place to not go, if we can not go there in any way, shape or form.Michael Mullen
Mr. Chairman, speaking for myself and myself only, it is my personal belief that allowing gays and lesbians to serve openly would be the right thing to do. No matter how I look at this issue, I cannot escape being troubled by the fact that we have in place a policy that forces young men and women to lie about who they are in order to defend their fellow citizens.Michael Mullen