Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: Nomination for COIN Quote of the Day

  1. #1
    Council Member Cavguy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Posts
    1,127

    Default Nomination for COIN Quote of the Day

    "Trying to figure out if you're winning [in COIN] is like trying to figure out if your grass is growing by staring at it for an hour."
    - From an email sent by a current company commander in Iraq to me, 9/5/08
    "A Sherman can give you a very nice... edge."- Oddball, Kelly's Heroes
    Who is Cavguy?

  2. #2
    Council Member Adam L's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    NYS
    Posts
    389

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Cavguy View Post
    - From an email sent by a current company commander in Iraq to me, 9/5/08
    That certainly has my vote!

    Adam L

  3. #3
    Council Member Culpeper's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Roswell, USA
    Posts
    540

    Default

    Quote:
    "Trying to figure out if you're winning [in COIN] is like trying to figure out if your grass is growing by staring at it for an hour."
    - From an email sent by a current company commander in Iraq to me, 9/5/08
    __________________
    "A Sherman can give you a very nice... edge."- Oddball, Kelly's
    Heroes


    Oddball: Crazy! I mean like so many positive waves maybe we can't lose! You're on!
    "But suppose everybody on our side felt that way?"
    "Then I'd certainly be a damned fool to feel any other way. Wouldn't I?"


  4. #4
    Council Member Spartan6's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Daytona Beach, FL
    Posts
    14

    Default Funding

    "Vision without funding is called hallucinating." a NCO working at CENTCOM

Similar Threads

  1. 25 April - ANZAC Commemoration Day
    By sullygoarmy in forum Historians
    Replies: 22
    Last Post: 04-25-2015, 07:58 AM
  2. 500 Day Plan - Integration and Collaboration
    By Jedburgh in forum Intelligence
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 04-02-2009, 09:52 PM
  3. Election Day in Iraq
    By DDilegge in forum Iraqi Governance
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 12-27-2005, 08:42 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •