The United States Army is more than the organization, deployments and capabilities which currently capture our interest. It is the tradition of all wars past, a reflection of the historical character of our country and the concepts and philosophies of the current generation of Army leaders.
Long, William F. Jr.
"School of Naval Command and Staff: Four Characteristics of the U.S. Army,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 19
, Article 6.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol19/iss1/6