The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there.
I also know that there have been many times in our history when the proximity of an election has induced exactly the kind of leadership and consensus-building that produce progress in our democracy.
Leadership should be born out of the understanding of the needs of those who would be affected by it.
Jamal Crawford reminds me the most of myself, the way he goes to the basket. But they need leadership.
There’s a very big gulf between the black civil rights leadership in America and the black middle class in America. The black middle class are conservative. Many of those minorities can be persuaded to be members of the Republican Party.