The trash man does not wet his pants when he sees garbage piled up at the curb so why do some firefighters go ape shit when they see smoke? Author unknown
“The more you sweat in training the less you bleed in combat” from the British S.A.S.
Bustin our savin yours! Volunteers do it for free!
"The fire service 250 years of tradition unimpeded by change" - cant remember his name but was an instructor for a lot of classes that I took. He always used that line when someone says "thats not the way we do it"
"If your not first due, who the hell are you?"
"Don't worry, we got this."
Looking at a ff from a Town company holding a 3' drywall hook.... "And what the hell are you gonna do with that? You know they DO make big boy sizes too!"
LAY A LINE, THROW A LADDER, RUN A LINE
THE JOINT IS JUMPIN GIVE ME THE BOX
Chief Nick Finamore
"America's bravest protecting America's dumbest. . . . from themselves"
I always try and tell the guys " Dont ever start believing your own hype. "
and " We are not hero's, we are just doing our job."