The average soldier soon discovers to always be the yes-man , always stay motivated, and always know that the army is steadfast in its supremacy.
But anyone who believes he was a puppet or a yes-man has never had to meet his steely glare or attempt to win an argument with him.
And along their paths toward unsuccessful acting careers, there is a slough of cheats, slimeballs, yes-men , and kooks who wait to usher them far, far away from the stage and screen where they don't belong.
Do we simply pass it off as one of those things, or do we demand that they, like Japan's Tojo, and Italy's Mussolini, and Germany's Hitler, and all their yes-men followers, be tried in a properly constituted court of international law?
He was, says Kershaw, the most ardent believer in his own infallibility and destiny, who need do no more than hint at ‘a general licence for barbarism’ for the sycophants, opportunists and yes-men around him to sweep into murderous action.
He has spent the last few years purging the army to assure its loyalty, stuffing it with boot-clicking yes-men .
They are all a bunch of emasculated cronies and yes-men .
‘The current non-executives are all yes-men ,’ claimed Sloan.
And now, it makes the policemen of 2003 seem like subservient yes-men .
Most companies today are political backwaters, where yes-men and corporate kiss-ups are still the ones who get recognized and promoted.