Michael Mullen Quotes

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Michael Mullen Quotes

Im a Vietnam veteran. I was here when there was no public support, not just for the effort in Vietnam, for the mission in Vietnam, but for our men and women in uniform.
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The single biggest existential threat that's out there, I think, is cyber.

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We are vulnerable in the military and in our governments, but I think we're most vulnerable to cyber attacks commercially. This challenge is going to significantly increase. It's not going to go away.

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Too often we just look at these glistening successes. Behind them in many, many cases is failure along the way, and that doesn't get put into the Wikipedia story or the bio. Yet those failures teach you every bit as much as the successes.

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The best day was when we got bin Laden.

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My job is simply to give advice, to be a counselor to our nation's leaders.

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I'd have no problem serving under any president.

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I've been pretty clear about saying that I think that the No. 1 threat to our national security is our debt. And we've got to get our arms around that and head it in another - head it in the right direction - that we have to pay our fair share of this.

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Some 70% to 80% of all who join the military will return to the civilian workforce. They'll return to communities, and one of the things I've worried about is the increasing disconnect between the American people and our men and women in uniform. We come from fewer and fewer places. We're less than 1% of the population.

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The sea is my business.

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Don't try to run your life through a single straw. Someone, some event, will cut it off.

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As a Naval officer, I've been all over the world, and one of the foundational lessons I learned was that parents everywhere would like to raise their children to a higher standard of living in a peaceful environment. That's a universal goal for families.

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Our people sacrifice a lot for their country, including their lives. None of them should have to sacrifice their integrity as well.

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Few things are more damaging to our democracy than a military officer who doesn't have the moral courage to stand up for what's right or the moral fiber to step aside when circumstances dictate.

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I'm blessed to be in a command position in a Navy this good

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