Great Leaders Essay

771 Words Sep 30th, 2014 4 Pages
A Great Leader
Brittany Woods
Bethel University

Leadership
August 28, 2014

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, popularly known as Mahatma Gandhi, was a prominent political leader in the Indian Independence struggle. Gandhi is my definition of a great leader. The Gandhian ideology or doctrine of non-violence inspired many great leaders including Martin Luther King, Nelson Mandela, and the Dalai Lama. In India, Gandhi photo is on all paper currency. October 2 is celebrated as a holiday in India, is the day he was born. To be a great leader there are 10 qualities, I feel you should need to be successful. Ambition, patience, humility, humor, vision, compliance, tolerance, courage, accountability and gratitude are the main 10 qualities
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He had abounding followers, and accomplished abounding how to beef 'peacefully', instead of application abandon and war. Gandhi is always remembered in history, for he stood up for Indian civilian rights, and has fabricated a big aberration for humans in India today. Even afterwards his afterlife Gandhi is still remembered. Today, Indians, anti-war protestors and authors, for the abounding absorbing quotes he provided, bless Gandhi as a capital figure. Not 20 years afterwards his death, Gandhi aswell had a absolute appulse on the history of the United States.

Martin Luther King Jr. is said to be accept been heavily afflicted by Gandhi's aesthetics of non-violence, assertive it to be the alone analytic access to the botheration of chase relations in America. Mahatma Gandhi acclimated civilian defiance to accompany to ablaze the abuse that humans suffered aural the British Empire. He showed the apple the atrocity of the oppressors and brought about a cry by altruism for change. Gandhi said he could alone accept succeeded in a country beneath laws that existed in the British Empire. Martin Luther King knew that America was a country of laws agnate to Abundant Britain. He knew if he showed the atrocity of the South that Americans

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