Norman Schwarzkopf Quotes (15 quotes)
“I believe that forgiving them is God's function. Our job is to arrange the meeting.”
As quoted in I Fail to Miss Your Point (2007) by Jim O'Bryon, p. 409
“The truth of the matter is that you always know the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it.”
Quoted in The Daily Book of Positive Quotations (2008) by Linda Picone, p. 326
“Do what is right, not what you think the high headquarters wants or what you think will make you look good.”
Quoted in The Military Quotation Book (2002) by James Charlton, p. 60
“It doesn't take a hero to order men into battle. It takes a hero to be one of those men who goes into battle.”
It Doesn't Take a Hero: The Autobiography of General Norman Schwarzkopf (2010 edition), Bantam - ISBN: 9780307764997
“Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy.”
Quoted in The Military Quotation Book (2002) by James Charlton, p. 83
As quoted in Pocket Patriot : Quotes from American Heroes (2005) by Kelly Nickell, p. 53
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsNorman Schwarzkopf
Born: August 22, 1934 (age 83)
Bio: General Herbert Norman Schwarzkopf, also known as Stormin' Norman and The Bear, is a retired United States Army general who, while he served as Commander of U.S. Central Command, was commander of the Coalition Forces in the Gulf War of 1991.