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
All politics is local. - Thomas P O'Neil

Hockey is a tough game. - Bobby Orr

Good government is good politics. - Richard J. Daley

Politics makes strange red-fellows. - Will Rogers

There is no gambling like politics. - Benjamin Disraeli

In politics nothing is contemptible. - Benjamin Disraeli

Hockey is figure skating in a war zone. - Unknown

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

Behind leadership there is always a person. - Unknown

I never saw anything funnier than Texas politics. - Molly Ivins

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

Nothing is so admirable in politics as a short memory. - John Kenneth Galbraith

Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other. - John F Kennedy

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

Poetry is about the grief. Politics is about the grievance. - Robert Frost

Politics is for the present, but an equation is for eternity. - Albert Einstein

You can't get rich in politics unless you're a crook. - Harry S Truman

War has rules, mud wrestling has rules - politics has no rules. - Ross Perot

Hockey seems completely lawless and, therefore, inexplicably sexy. - Rachel Nichols

The most powerful leadership tool you have is your own personal example. - Unknown

I love hockey because of the respect for history and for the game itself. - George Vecsey

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

Idealism is the despot of thought, just as politics is the despot of will. - Mikhail Bakunin

My goal was to play in the NHL, because that is the best hockey in the world. - Jaromir Jagr

You can't play hockey with a bald spot, so I'm hanging up the skates. - Joe Sakic

No science is immune to the infection of politics and the corruption of power. - Jacob Bronowski

When you think of hockey, when you think of Canada, you think of Wayne Gretzky. - Joe Sakic

Leadership is not something you do to people; it is something you do for people. - Ken Blanchard

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

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

Politics: Poli, a Latin word meaning "many"; and tics, meaning "bloodsucking creatures." - Robin Williams

At present, our country needs women's idealism and determination, perhaps more in politics than anywhere else. - Shirley Chisholm

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

What is politics but persuading the public to vote for this and support that and endure these for the promise of those? - Gilbert Highet

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

When it comes to politics, I sit down on a sofa and grab some popcorn - or sometimes I crouch down in order not to get shot. - Sergey Galitsky

Leadership is all about caring, daring and sharing. Caring for people, Daring to Act fearlessly, and Sharing the success with all. - Sujit Lalwani

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

Being in politics is like being a football coach; you have to be smart enough to understand the game, and dumb enough to think it's important. - Eugene McCarthy

When I walk down the street in New York, the building constructor, the guy pounding cement and what not, will yell, "Hey, you hockey puck!" - Don Rickles


Go, Canucks, Go!

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23-Feb-2018