"Clearly no one knows what leadership has gone undiscovered in women of all races, and in black and other minority men."
"If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right."Gloria Steinem on Henry Ford
"A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus."Gloria Steinem on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership."Gloria Steinem on Nelson Mandela
"A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves."Gloria Steinem on Lao Tzu
"Leadership is solving problems. The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them. They have either lost confidence that you can help or concluded you do not care. Either case is a failure of leadership."Gloria Steinem on Colin Powell
"Childbirth is more admirable than conquest, more amazing than self-defense, and as courageous as either one."
"It is more rewarding to watch money change the world than watch it accumulate."
"The first resistance to social change is to say it's not necessary."
"If the shoe doesn't fit, must we change the foot?"
"We've begun to raise daughters more like sons... but few have the courage to raise our sons more like our daughters."