"If you're looking for a challenge that will test your strenght, stamina and spirit, you may have found it right here in today's Army. It won't be easy. You'll test yourself both physically and mentally. But if you've got a thirst for adventure and are ready to prove yourself, you may have what it takes to succeed in one of the many specialties in the Army's Combat Arms."
(Excerpt from U.S. Army recruiting leaflet)