Quote of the Day

The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between the two, the leader must become a servant and a debtor. That sums up the progress of an artful leader.

Max De Pree



Published VERY late as I have spent 2 days with a broken down RV in New Mexico without internet access.

Finally have gotten repaired and am stopped in Yuma Arizona for the night.

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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One Response to Quote of the Day

  1. captbogus2 says:

    I know how you felt. I was in the middle of nowhere when my van (loaded down with 2 motorcycles, my tools, clothes and various other stuff) transmission started slipping. Fortunately I limped into civilization but it was several hours of ass puckering, sweating, silent driving…