The creed of service and action has been the creed of the Navy for a long time. As naval officers, you have great responsibilities for the future of your country, responsibilities of example, of advice, and, quite frequently, of action.
Burke, Arleigh A.
"The U.S. Navy's Role in General War and Conflict Short of General War,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 12
, Article 2.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol12/iss4/2