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Alexander, Napoleon, Rommel. Military greatness can most easily be defined by comparison. These battlefield bumblers serve to provide that contrast. This entire list could be populated with Roman commanders, but one manages to rise above the rest with an ineptitude that defies logic. Marcus Licinius Crassus was a self-aggrandizing opportunist who started a pointless war with the Parthians , and Publius Quinctilius Varus lost three legions at Teutoburg Forest , but Proconsul Quintus Servilius Caepio manages to top them both with his actions at the Battle of Arausio. Maximus managed to form up his men but to no avail.
It takes a hero to be one of those men who goes into battle. The crucible of war and battle is a challenge I can only imagine. I am fortunate to live in a country where war is a distant event, only made real by friends and family who have or currently do serve. Through the centuries, great military leaders have shown some of the strongest leadership skills, which have been immortalized in leadership quotes attributed to them. Today, we look at a set of those military leader quotes that we can all learn from and apply in any situation where we are leading or managing others. Here are 36 of our favorite military leader quotes that any manager can apply to become a better leader:.
Military strategy and tactics are essential to the conduct of warfare. Broadly stated, strategy is the planning, coordination, and general direction of military operations to meet overall political and military objectives. Tactics implement strategy by short-term decisions on the movement of troops and employment of weapons on the field of battle. The great military theorist Carl von Clausewitz put it another way: "Tactics is the art of using troops in battle; strategy is the art of using battles to win the war. The change in the meaning of these terms over time has been basically one of scope as the nature of war and the shape of society have changed and as technology has developed. Strategy, for example, literally means "the art of the general" from the Greek strategos and originally signified the purely military planning of a campaign. Thus until the 17th and 18th centuries strategy included to varying degrees such problems as fortification, maneuver, and supply.
The predecessors to the contemporary Army of India were many: the sepoy regiments , native cavalry, irregular horse and Indian sapper and miner companies raised by the three British presidencies. The Army of India was raised under the British Raj in the 19th century by taking the erstwhile presidency armies, merging them, and bringing them under the Crown. Indian warrior in Armor by Edwin Lord Weeks. The armed forces succeeded the military of British India following India's independence in After World War II , many of the wartime troops were discharged and units disbanded. The reduced armed forces were partitioned between India and Pakistan.
Some leaders are best known for a single significant battle; Leonidas at Thermopylae and Alexander Nevsky at Lake Peipus fall into this category. Others on the list such as Alexander the Great and Napoleon are famous for their consistent excellence in numerous encounters and campaigns. Yet regardless of where these men commanded — whether on land, sea or in the air — each proved to the world that he was an extraordinary leader. His most famous victory was the capture of Jericho, and he also conquered Canaan circa B. Themistocles: Themistocles, an architect of the Athenian Empire, ended the Persian threat with his triumph at the naval Battle of Salamis B.
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Беккер внимательно слушал ее рассказ. - В самом деле спросили про секс с животными. Сьюзан пожала плечами. - Обычная проверка кандидата. - Ну и ну… - Беккер с трудом сдержал улыбку.
ГЛАВА 32 Дэвид Беккер остановился в коридоре у номера 301. Он знал, что где-то за этой витиеватой резной дверью находится кольцо. Вопрос национальной безопасности.
- Его столкнул вниз Стратмор. Я все это видел, потому что прятался в подсобке. Чатрукьян хотел вызвать службу безопасности, что разрушило бы все планы Стратмора. Ну и ловок, подумала Сьюзан. На все у него готов ответ.
- Затем повернулся и вышел из комнаты. Сьюзан взяла себя в руки и быстро подошла к монитору Хейла. Протянула руку и нажала на кнопку.
Я не собираюсь его беспокоить, - сказала Мидж, протягивая ему трубку. - Это сделаешь. ГЛАВА 48 - Что? - воскликнула Мидж, не веря своим ушам.
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