Even though I disagree with many of the changes, when I see the privates graduate at the end of the day, when they walk off that drill field at the end of the ceremony, they are still fine privates; outstanding,…
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R Lee Ermey Quotes
The bad news motivated the drill instructors that much more.
Without discipline, there is no Marine Corp.
It's been a pretty fun ride, to tell you the truth.
I got space from Travis Air Force Base, went back to the Philippine Islands and...
The drill instructor must have total and complete control. Mindless obedience is what he's after.
I disagree with a lot of those changes, however at the end of the day...
I've never had to spend any time in the VA hospital, so I really can't...
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...
I was stationed at a marine recruit depot in San Diego from 1965 to 1967.
There was a huge, tremendous amount of disabled veterans and the Veteran's Administration just wasn't...
There have been a lot of changes in recruit training in the past twenty years.
I honestly do feel that I am a role model for young people.
You'd be surprised how many kids and young people come to the website and send...
Back in the old Corp, we weren't training those privates to infiltrate into the peacetime...
Kubrick's films have life - they just never die.
That's all I cared about too, was getting it right.
There's a lot of whiners in every crowd.
We had times in '66 and '67 when we would pick up a platoon of...
The biggest problem was the politicians knew nothing about fighting a war.