Retired Air Force test pilot, World War II ace and first man to break the sound barrier, Gen. Chuck Yeager, has been an aviator for a long time, but what started it all?

Expecting a complex or perhaps deeply philosophical answer? Not this time:

The honesty was greatly appreciated:

Yeager’s done a whole lot in his life, but he doesn’t seem eager to add “politician” to his resume:

‘Nuff said.

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