On my journey, the best stateside assignment was a tour of duty at the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York.
My responsibility as a Tactical Officer to a company of 120 cadets included building the values of “duty, honor and country.”
The following annotated speech of four truths was given by me many times:
1. The hard way is the right way. When making decisions and all variables are equal, choose the harder right over the easier wrong.