Madeleine Albright Quotes

Madeleine Albright Quotes: Freedon succeeds from the moment people stop looking to others to improve their lives and start taking responsibility.
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Madeleine Albright Quote: I do believe that in order to be a successful negotiator that as a diplomat, you have to be able to put yourself into the other person's shoes. Unless you can understand what is motivating them, you are never going to be able to figure out how to solve a particular problem.
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Quotes about Madeleine Albright: I was a little girl in World War II and I'm used to being freed by Americans.
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Quote about Madeleine Albright: Why, since man and woman were created for each other, had He made their desires so dissimilar? Why should one class of women be able to dwell in luxurious seclusion from the trials of life, while another class performed their loathsome tasks? Surely His wisdom had not decreed that one set of women should live in degradation and in the end should perish that others might live in security, preserve their frappeed chastity, and in the end be saved.
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Madeleine Albright Sayings: We have a responsibility in our time, as others have had in theirs, not to be prisoners of history but to shape history, a responsibility to fill the role of path-finder, and to build with others a global network of purpose and law.
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Madeleine Albright Saying: There is a special place in hell for women who don't help other women.
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Sayings about Madeleine Albright: I am often asked if, when I was secretary, I had problems with foreign men. That is not who I had problems with, because I arrived in a very large plane that said United States of America. I had more problems with the men in our own government.
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Saying about Madeleine Albright: I think that we all know what evil is. We have a sense of what's evil, and certainly killing innocent people is evil. We're less sure about what is good. There's sort of good, good enough, could be better - but absolute good is a little harder to define.
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Madeleine Albright Quotes: US is a very religious country. Separation of church and state is part of our credo, but that it is hard to understand since our money says
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Madeleine Albright Quote: If you look at my life, generally, I've been put in situations which were difficult and which I conquered.
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Quotes about Madeleine Albright: Leaders are made by the situations they are involved in. I think that some rise to the occasion and some do not.
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Quote about Madeleine Albright: No matter how hard we might wish, we will not be able to transform China's behavior overnight.
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Madeleine Albright Sayings: We must help women in every society to have their voices heard.
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Madeleine Albright Saying: And so I think that the idea of America working with other countries to solve problems is good for us, and it is part of digging us out of the 'my way or the highway' approach that was evident in the previous eight years.
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Sayings about Madeleine Albright: The day-to-day making of policy is arguing all the time. You're trying to get the right approach and the right answer, and there are moments that aren't very pleasant. But in the end, you look at the overall product.
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Saying about Madeleine Albright: We are very hip on the fact that America's always No. 1. On this we are not, in terms of the number of women in our legislative branches and obviously as head of state. We need to push on that. I hate to say this: It isn't all men's fault. I think some of it is our own attitude and approach. Some of it very healthy, that women want to make choices about their lives and how they want to spend their time, and what they value.
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Madeleine Albright Quotes: In 1953, the United States played a significant role in orchestrating the overthrow of Iran's popular prime minister, Mohammed Mossadegh. The Eisenhower administration believed its actions were justified for strategic reasons, but the coup was clearly a setback for Iran's political development and it is easy to see now why many Iranians continue to resent this intervention by America in their internal affairs.
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Madeleine Albright Quote: Real leadership comes from the quiet nudging of an inner voice. It comes from realizing that the time has come to move beyond waiting to doing.
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