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List Rules Rank Gen. Mattis's best quotes, add any I may have overlooked, and enjoy some wisdom from an actual LEADER....

Once in a Blue Moon these days an actual Leader comes along. We used to have a lot of those, falling form every tree. They are a rare breed now, have to be careful about what you say, who you say it to...Guess what? True Leaders LEAD! Lead, Follow, or GET THE F**K OUT OF THE WAY! Gen. Mattis is one of those, a leader. He doesn't have Tiger Blood, he has Honey Badger Blood! Cause Honey Badger don't give a damn! He's gonna do what needs to be done, say what needs to be said. Here are some of his best quotes.  
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To The San Diego Union Tribune


“Be polite, be professional, but have a plan to kill everybody you meet.”

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To His Marines II


“The most important six inches on the battlefield is between your ears.”
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To His Marines III


“There are hunters and there are victims. By your discipline, cunning, obedience and alertness, you will decide if you are a hunter or a victim.”
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To Defense News


“No war is over until the enemy says it’s over. We may think it over, we may declare it over, but in fact, the enemy gets a vote.”