B.C. NDP Leadership

Preparing for the upcoming Provincial elections

Momentum runs high for B.C. NDP leadership race




B.C. NDP Leadership candidates (left to right) John Horgan, Adrian Dix,
Nicolas Simons, Mike Farnworth, Dana Larsen

Voting Results
John Horgan:   13
Adrian Dix:   18
Nicolas Simons:   2
Mike Farnworth:   17
Dana Larsen:   5
Carole James:   0
Mike Harcourt:   0
Moe Sihota:   -2
Daniel Sedin:   43,726
Roberto Luongo:   78,192

QuotaBills
Hockey is a tough game. - Bobby Orr

All politics is applesauce. - Will Rogers

Politics is an inexact science. - Otto von Bismarck

Every day is a great day for hockey. - Mario Lemieux

In politics an absurdity is not a handicap. - Napoleon Bonaparte

Behind leadership there is always a person. - Unknown

Everybody knows politics is a contact sport. - Barrack Obama

Intelligence has nothing to do with politics. - Londo Molari

Turn on to politics, or politics will turn on you. - Ralph Nader

Some guys play hockey. Gretzky plays 40-mph chess. - Lowell Cohn

The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun. - R Buckminster Fuller

The secret of politics? Make a good treaty with Russia. - Otto von Bismarck

Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise. - Woodrow Wilson

An honest man in politics shines more than he would elsewhere. - Mark Twain

For me, baseball is more comparable to chess than it is to hockey. - Jeff Garlin

Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things. - Peter F Drucker

The art of leadership is saying no, not yes. It is very easy to say yes. - Tony Blair

People know me from a hockey game, from an earthquake, from the O.J case. - Al Michaels

Leadership is intangible, and therefore no weapon ever designed can replace it. - Omar N. Bradley

Leadership is at its best making promises to the people... and then keeping them. - Unknown

You do not lead by hitting people over the head; that is assault, not leadership. - Dwight D Eisenhower

Leadership is all about influence - the first person you need to influence is you. - John C Maxwell

Canadian hockey fans... They boo me every time I go anywhere. Because I play for Team USA. - Brett Hull

I like ice hockey. No one is ever going to ask me to write about that as a metaphor for life. - Steven Pinker

What is the first part of politics? Education. The second? Education. And the third? Education. - Jules Michelet

Good thing we've still got politics in Texas - finest form of free entertainment ever invented. - Molly Ivins

Leadership: The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it. - Dwight D Eisenhower

Why pay money to have your family tree traced; go into politics and your opponents will do it for you. - Unknown

Leadership is getting someone to do what they don't want to do, to achieve what they want to achieve. - Tom Landry

One of the key problems today is that politics is such a disgrace, good people don't go into government. - Donald Trump

Basketball develops individuality, initiative, and leadership. Now get out there and do exactly what I tell you to. - Dick Vitale

In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country or the electorate. I prefer to betray the electorate. - Charles de Gaulle

I went to a Catholic boys' school for a year, but that was to play hockey. Religion class was quite contentious for me. - Keanu Reeves

It is not in the nature of politics that the best men should be elected. The best men do not want to govern their fellowmen. - George MacDonald

I still play hockey every now and then, and I still golf. But my biggest exercise is walking my big dog in the park every day. - Michael J. Fox

If you're skinny and you can't play hockey in Canada, you aren't left with a lot of options. I was left with running. - Malcolm Gladwell

Baseball happens to be a game of cumulative tension but football, basketball and hockey are played with hand grenades and machine guns. - John Leonard

Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich, by promising to protect each from the other. - Oscar Ameringer

In a world of complex threats, our security and leadership depends on all elements of our power - including strong and principled diplomacy. - Barack Obama

Leadership is a matter of having people look at you and gain confidence, seeing how you react. If you're in control, they're in control. - Tom Landry


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16-Jul-2018