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Richard Marcinko Quotes

American Business Author

If you train people properly, they won't be able to tell a drill from the real thing. If anything, the real thing will be easier.

Category: Business

Change hurts. It makes people insecure, confused, and angry. People want things to be the same as they've always been, because that makes life easier. But, if you're a leader, you can't let your people hang on to the past.

Category: Change

Popularity is not leadership.

Category: Leaders And Leadership

Pain was their body's way of telling them that they'd pushed themselves to their limits -- which was exactly where they were supposed to be.

Category: Pain

We all knew there was just one way to improve our odds for survival: train, train, train. Sometimes, if your training is properly intense it will kill you. More often -- much, much more often -- it will save your life.

Category: Practice