"In the military, I learned that 'leadership' means raising your hand and volunteering for the tough, important assignments."
"If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right."Tulsi Gabbard on Henry Ford
"A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus."Tulsi Gabbard 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."Tulsi Gabbard 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."Tulsi Gabbard 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."Tulsi Gabbard on Colin Powell
"I am a military police officer and I have served on two deployments my first was to Iraq, in a medical unit, and my second deployment was to Kuwait, as a military police platoon leader."