25 Inspirational Kamala Harris Quotes on Leadership

25 Inspirational Kamala Harris Quotes on Leadership

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Kamala Devi Harris was born and brought up in Oakland, California(October 20, 1964). She is an American politician and attorney who currently holds the position of 49th Vice President of the United States. Not only she is the first female vice president and the highest-ranking female official in U.S. history, but also the first African American and first Asian American vice president.

She has been featured in various magazines across the globe, like in Newsweek‘s”20 of America’s Most Powerful Women”, New York Times article, TIME‘s  “100 Most Influential People in the World.”

Harris had also been considered as a top contender and potential frontrunner for the 2020 Democratic nomination for President. And she tied a record set by Bernie Sanders in 2016 for the most donations raised in the day following an announcement, in the first 24 hours after her candidacy announcement.

Without further ado, let’s have a look at these 25 inspirational Kamala Harris quotes on leadership.

Kamala Harris Quotes on Leadership

“If we do not lift up women and families, everyone will fall short.”

Kamala Harris

“I believe that a child going without an education is a crime.”

Kamala Harris

“No one should have to fear for their life because of their sexuality or color of their skin. We must confront this hate.”

Kamala Harris, Tweet, Jan 29, 2019

“Instead of giving corporations a big tax cut, let’s give the middle class a real, permanent tax cut.”

Kamala Harris

“Everyone’s perspective of themselves and others is based on the limitations of their exposure.”

“If you want to deal with an epidemic — crime or health — the smartest and most effective and cheapest way to deal with it is prevention first.”

Kamala Harris, In Pitch For President, Sen. Kamala Harris Focuses On Criminal Justice, Inequality

“What’s important for my daughter to know is that… if you are fortunate to have opportunity, it is your duty to make sure other people have those opportunities as well.”

Kamala Harris

“When you expand your ability to see, you understand that there are a lot of false choices being offered.”

Kamala Harris, The Lenny Interview: Kamala Harris, the Senate Hopeful, Going After Revenge Porn”. Interview with Doreen St. Félix, www.elle.com. October 23, 2015

“I was raised to be an independent woman, not the victim of anything.”

Kamala Harris

“My mother was and will always remain my greatest hero.” – Kamala Harris, Interview with Kimberly Marteau Emerson

“Imperfect though we may be, I believe we are a great country.”

Kamala Harris

“Together, united, as one country we can be a force for change.”

Kamala Harris

“What I want young women and girls to know is: You are powerful and your voice matters.”

Kamala Harris

“Anyone who claims to be a leader must speak like a leader. That means speaking with integrity and truth.”

Kamala Harris

“When you can’t sleep at night, how can you dream?”

“Our democracy is at its strongest and most powerful when everyone participates.”

Kamala Harris

“Here’s the truth people need to understand: To tackle the challenges of the 21st century, we must empower women and families.”

Kamala Harris

“In the years to come, what matters most is that we see ourselves in one another’s struggles.”

Kamala Harris, The Truths We Hold: An American Journey

“My whole life, I’ve only had one client, the people.”

Kamala Harris

“We know the power of the people and we know we are all in this together.”

“My mother had a saying: “You may be the first to do many things, but make sure you’re not the last.”

Kamala Harris, Tweet, Apr 13, 2017

“I just think it’s so important not to take yourself too seriously.”

Kamala Harris

The American dream belongs to all of us.”

Kamala Harris, The American Dream belongs to all of us”. Interview with Suzanne Malveaux, edition.cnn.com. September 6, 2012

“Getting smart on crime does not mean reducing sentences or punishments for crimes.”

Kamala Harris, Smart on Crime (ed. Chronicle Books, 2010)

“Your vote is your voice, and your voice is your power. Don’t let anyone take away your power.”

Kamala Harris seldom created history. She became an inspiration to thousands of women across the globe. Her powerful narratives, forward personality and rightful attitude towards the citizens and the country all these aspects make her a person of strength and an inspirational leader, which people admire.

We hope you liked reading these leadership quotes by Kamala Harris. Also, check out these 25 Most Inspiring Malala Yousafzai Quotes On Education & Women Empowerment, yet another powerful and inspiring female personality who fought for her education and all the girls living in the areas controlled by terrorist groups.

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