We had times in '66 and '67 when we would pick up a platoon of privates out of the receiving barracks the week before we even graduated the platoon that we were on!
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R Lee Ermey Quotes
Kubrick ate it up. He loved it. He just let me go crazy.
Without discipline, there is no Marine Corp.
Kubrick's films have life - they just never die.
The drill instructor must have total and complete control. Mindless obedience is what he's after.
That's all I cared about too, was getting it right.
Everybody respects the Vietnam Veterans of America.
I got to write most of everything I said.
You'd be surprised how many kids and young people come to the website and send...
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 my firm conviction that when Uncle Sam calls, by God we go, and we...
America's trying to do the best for its veterans.
I got space from Travis Air Force Base, went back to the Philippine Islands and...
When you try to find funding for a VVA function, it doesn't seem like it's...
Back in those days intimidation was the greatest tool the drill instructor had. Without that...
The bad news motivated the drill instructors that much more.
I disagree with a lot of those changes, however at the end of the day...
I don't have any respect at all for the scum-bags who went to Canada to...
The best part about the movie, and everybody seems to rave about it, is the...
I honestly do feel that I am a role model for young people.