We want women leaders today as never before. Leaders who are not afraid to be called names and who are willing to go out and fight. I think women can save civilization. Women are persons.— Emily Murphy
Revolutionary Woman Leader quotations
A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others.
...there is no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women.
We still think of a powerful man as a born leader and a powerful woman as an anomaly.
Love her but leave her wild.
Leadership is a series of behaviors rather than a role for heroes.
You are indebted to life until you help some less fortunate person, just as you were helped.
For Star Trek proves, as faulty as individual episodes could be, is that the much-maligned common man and common woman has an enormous hunger for brotherhood. They are ready for the twenty-third century now, and they are light-years ahead of their petty governments and their visionless leaders.
The woman who follows the crowd will usually go on further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before.
One of the most important things for any leader is to never let anyone else define who you are. And you define who you are. I never think of myself as being a woman CEO of this company. I think of myself as a steward of a great institution.
Whether there are innately female leadership styles.
.. is not really the right question. It is more important to ask why there has been so little attention paid to women leaders over the years as well as why the styles of leading more often exhibited by women are particularly useful at this critical moment in history.
No country can ever truly flourish if it stifles the potential of its women and deprives itself of the contributions of half of its citizens.
I would like to be known as an intelligent woman, a courageous woman, a loving woman, a woman who teaches by being.
Woman is superlative; the best leader in life, the best guide in happy days, the best consoler in sorrow.
To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.
Feminism's agenda is basic: It asks that women not be forced to 'choose' between public justice and private happiness.
Be a leader by example. Be confident and humble. Love the unloved.
In the future, there will be no female leaders. There will just be leaders.
I think women can save civilization.
As a woman leader, I thought I brought a different kind of leadership.
I was interested in women's issues, in bringing down the population growth rate... as a woman, I entered politics with an additional dimension - that of a mother.
The saddest thing for a girl to do is dumb herself down for a guy.
If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then, you are an excellent leader.
The difference between successful people and others is how long they spend time feeling sorry for themselves.
Women, as the minority, have to prove their worth all the time.
That's the reason we tend to over-prepare, over-study, over-anticipate. I think it's the case with many women leaders. We tend to over do it.
The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.
Don't be intimidated by what you don't know.
Ensure that you do things differently from everyone else
Leaders should strive for authenticity over perfection.
A strong woman looks a challenge dead in the eye and gives it a wink.
Overall, I have formed three major organizations: the National Association of Business Women, the Young Women's Leaders Network, and the Joyce Banda Foundation. Under the foundation, we have a huge program that targets women to teach them about HIV and other diseases and to give them economic empowerment.
Over 70 years after Hitler, a German chancellor, a woman, is the leader of the free world. So don't talk to me about irrevocable.
Pity the Party without enough woman power - there will always be dreamers and leaders, but the dreams won't come true, nor will the leaders reach their goal, without the ready doers.
A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn't like the tune.
I am my own woman…and was, long before I became Prime Minister.
Attending to my family’s needs only made me stronger as a leader because if you know how to run a home and ensure each person’s particular need is met, it’s the best leadership training you can have.
I will follow you to the ends of the world.
If you can't toot your own horn, toot another woman's! It's the best way to elevate women to be leaders.
Leaders don't force people to follow. They invite others on a journey.
I am struck by how many leading women.
.. today started as Girl Scouts. It is an organization that obviously develops strong women leaders.
Dare to be different. Be a pioneer. Be a leader. Be the kind of woman who in the face of adversity will continue to embrace life and walk fearlessly toward the challenge.
The woman must be restored to her rightful place, as the strong, loving maternal leader of peace and reason.
A leader is someone who demonstrates what's possible.
In the year 415, the woman scientist Hypatia, head of the legendary Alexandria library, was beaten to death by Christian monks who considered her a pagan. The leader of the monks, Cyril, was canonized a saint.
A woman as the leader of the Free World is an impossibility. Muslim countries won't talk to you.
I am a woman, I am a housewife, I am a government official, I've been twice a government secretary, I've been leader of a parliamentary group, I am an economist.
I don't see a candidate on the scene right now, but it is going to have to be a candidate that people can look at as a leader and not as a man or a woman.
The male-dominated systems know they cannot maintain their current power structures if and when the woman is restored to her natural and powerful state as a great leader and co-creator.