Re: Marines re military arms and history are they elite?
I agree with what old grump didn't say. There are smaller possibly more elite units but I'm positive no three words terrorize our enemies as mush as United States Marines.
You must school yourself to savagery, you must overcome the abhorrence of personal encounter, the brakes on emotions, the denial of anger, that are the central tenets of civilzation. At one and the same time you must be a wise man and a fool. - George S. Patton