Inner Qualities…

“Neither bars nor stars make an officer. An individual becomes an officer only when he develops those inner qualities of honesty, self-sacrifice, and attention to duty that are always inherent to real leadership.”

Lieutenant General Samuel D. Sturgis Jr. (1897 to 1964)

Samuel Davis Sturgis Jr. was a senior officer of the United States Army who served as Chief of Engineers during the Cold War.


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