Quote of the Day

“A truly strong person does not need the approval of others any more than a lion needs the approval of sheep.”
Vernon Howard

But a strong person considers the needs of all the sheep, not just those closest to him, before acting.

About vonMesser

Retired from the US Navy (21 years) and state (20 years). Recently remarried after being widowed for 5 years. 2 daughters, and a step-daughter, all functioning adults). Graduated from college after the Navy with BA in Education, psychology, Economics, History and Political Science. Teach Hunter Safety for Washington (since 1991) and do historical reenactments for Civil War, WW-1and WW-2.
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4 Responses to Quote of the Day

  1. Uriel says:

    excellent point. shame congress is more sheep than lions

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  3. Hardnox says:

    Honorable lions?

  4. Just Gene says:

    The approval of others is your reputation, the approval of yourself is your character.