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Doing Something – “Lieutenant Hornblower” – C.S. Forester

May 2nd, 2011 · No Comments · Leadership

“What’d you do?” Bush was curious about this junior lieutenant who had shown himself ready of resources and so guarded in speech.

“I’d read those orders,” said Hornblower instantly. “I’d rather be in trouble for having done something than for not having done anything.”

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