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Gentleman Barbarian Morale Patch


"Over-sentimentality, over-softness, in fact washiness and mushiness are the great dangers of this age and of this people. Unless we keep the barbarian virtues, gaining the civilized ones will be of little avail." -Theodore Roosevelt

Gentlemanliness presupposes manliness. It’s a softening, a harnessing of the core characteristics of masculinity: strength, courage, mastery, and honor. A gentleman, as scholar Harvey Mansfield put it, is a manly man with polish.

Or as John Wayne declares in the film McLintock!: "You have to be a man first before you can be a gentleman."

Our Gentleman Barbarian morale patch will inspire you to ever seek to become the complete man: one who has circumscribed both the soft and hard virtues into a unified whole. Put it on your ruck pack or chest kit as a reminder that every man needs to be physically strong enough, and mentally tough enough, to protect his loved ones, principles, and the civilized virtues.

Be a gentleman. And a scholar. And a beast.

Woven 2.5" long patch with velcro backing. 

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