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What Keeps James Mattis Awake at Night? “Nothing. I Keep Other People Awake at Night.”

One person enemies of the United States shouldn’t mess with? Defense Secretary James Mattis.

CBS’s John Dickerson asked Secretary of Defense James Mattis on Face the Nation Sunday, “What keeps you awake at night?”

Mattis’s answer was simple (and terrifying): “Nothing. I keep other people awake at night.”

The Marine Corps legend has been known for his eye-catching quotes, which have achieved almost-mythical status.