Back in the old Corp, we weren't training those privates to infiltrate into the peacetime Marine Corp. We were training those privates to go to Vietnam.
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Without discipline, there is no Marine Corp.
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The biggest problem was the politicians knew nothing about fighting a war.
I got to write most of everything I said.
I firmly believe that you live and learn, and if you don't learn from past...
Drill instructors worked seven days a week, fifteen to seventeen hours a day in many...
It's been a pretty fun ride, to tell you the truth.
The bad news motivated the drill instructors that much more.
There's a lot of whiners in every crowd.
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I was stationed at a marine recruit depot in San Diego from 1965 to 1967.
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America's trying to do the best for its veterans.
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I honestly do feel that I am a role model for young people.
There have been a lot of changes in recruit training in the past twenty years.
Everybody respects the Vietnam Veterans of America.
That's all I cared about too, was getting it right.