Thoughts on Leadership

Jul 2011
1,747
n ireland
"People are amazed by normal things and that obsession worries me" Very perceptive of him. Obviously a man who took his office seriously rather than himself. A great politician, philanthropist and philosopher I think. A statesman to admire
 
Oct 2011
4,213
Quilimari,Chile
"People are amazed by normal things and that obsession worries me" Very perceptive of him. Obviously a man who took his office seriously rather than himself. A great politician, philanthropist and philosopher I think. A statesman to admire
Yes I was impressed, by his outlook and lifestyle.
 
Sep 2010
4,627
Normanton, Far North West Queensland
Wonderful story, we can all learn from this.

God bless and regards Tony
 
Oct 2014
1,833
Stockholm
I still think that the dignity of a Head of State requires some pageantry, but it was fun to see José Mujica, through his very lifesyle, challenge pompousness and exaggerated self-esteem of his colleagues. :)

gnat
 
Jul 2011
1,747
n ireland
I still think that the dignity of a Head of State requires some pageantry, but it was fun to see José Mujica, through his very lifesyle, challenge pompousness and exaggerated self-esteem of his colleagues. :)

gnat
Yes gnat, some pageantry is appropriate as the head of state represents the country as a whole. However there's no need for the indivual to live in the lap of luxury. :yes: