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Good Quotes: Choose Your Leaders with Wisdom…

Choose your leaders with wisdom and forethought.
To be led by a coward is to be controlled by all that the coward fears.
To be led by a fool is to be led by the opportunists who control the fool.
To be led by a thief is to offer up your most precious treasures to be stolen.
To be led by a liar is to ask to be told lies.
To be led by a tyrant is to sell yourself and those you love into slavery.
— Octavia Butler, Parable of the Talents, 1998
I am glad that this observation by Butler was rediscovered and popularized during the beginning of the 45/bannon/putin/pence/kusher regime as it really fit.