A common mantra espoused by the U.S. Marines, “Make It Happen” guides troops when they are confronted with any challenging task: from conducting humanitarian and disaster relief operations and relieving suffering in the Philippines to taking down pirates off the coast of Somalia.
Like the Marines, we too can learn and apply a code of conduct in our daily lives so that we can face our challenges head-on.
Here are five fundamental Marine Corps values that can move each of us forward no matter what we do in life and help us make it happen.
1. Know yourself and seek self-improvement
“Make It Happen” is a common mantra espoused by Marines, a code that every one of us should learn and apply in our daily lives.