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The principles that made this nation a great and powerful leader of the world, have not lost their meaning. They never will. We know we can bring this country back. I'm Mitt Romney. I believe in America. And I'm running for president of the United States.
You're not a leader if you haven't been elected.
I don't think that a leader can control, to any great extent, his destiny. Very seldom can he step in and change the situation if the forces of history are running in another direction.
Richard M. Nixon
What is the primary purpose of a political leader? To build a majority. If voters care about parking lots, then talk about parking lots.
In a sinful world, no community can exist for long where nobody is ever held accountable: no teacher would grade a student's performance; no citizen would sit on a jury or call a failed leader to account.
Lewis B. Smedes
In choosing a president, we really don't choose a Republican or Democrat, a conservative or liberal. We choose a leader.
The chief qualification of a mass leader has become unending infallibility; he can never admit an error.
A true leader has to have a genuine open-door policy so that his people are not afraid to approach him for any reason.
Harold S. Geneen
To be a leader of men one must turn one's back on men.
Indeed, the world is a better place because there was such a leader as President Gordon B. Hinckley.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
If I can be a leader, I will.
Unlike any other leader in modern American history, we are led today by a president that has decided to pit Americans against each other.
I've always been a leader my whole life. I've always led. I didn't know how to do anything else.
When you tell your truth, you are coming from a real place, so you are automatically a leader.
Mary J. Blige
When you experience a failure as a leader, don't hide it - talk about it. Your missed opportunity will encourage others to take risks.
The secret of a leader lies in the tests he has faced over the whole course of his life and the habit of action he develops in meeting those tests.
Popular culture - above all rock 'n' roll, with its African-American R & B roots - did far more to radicalize us than did any feminist leader.
A leader's most important decisions are about people. Who do you put in which jobs? How long do you leave them in a job?
When I created Buffy, I wanted to create a female icon, but I also wanted to be very careful to surround her with men that not only have no problem with the idea of a female leader, but were in fact engaged and even attracted to the idea.
Being an Arab leader has its rewards: the suite at the Waldorf-Astoria during the United Nations General Assembly, travel in your own plane, plenty of cash, even job security - whether kings, sheiks or presidents, with or without elections, most serve for life.
The purpose of a politician is to be a leader. A politician has to lead. Otherwise he's just a follower.
The leader of an Earth organization who makes a commitment to history - of humans living on Earth, to begin permanent settlement/occupation of not the moon, but of another planet - this leader will have a legacy for history that will supersede Columbus, Genghis Khan or almost any recognized leader.
A political leader must keep looking over his shoulder all the time to see if the boys are still there. If they aren't still there, he's no longer a political leader.
No authoritarian leader cedes power easily or turns it over to bodies he cannot control.
It was clear to me as a civil rights leader in the '60s that unless we put the social and economic underpinnings beneath the political and the civil rights, we wouldn't go anywhere.
Marian Wright Edelman
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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