Not counting instances when he quoted a letter from a citizen or cited dialogue from a movie, President Barack Obama used the first person singular--including the pronouns "I" and "me" and the adjective "my"--199 times in a speech he delivered Thursday vowing to use unilateral executive action to achieve his policy goals that Congress would not enact through the normal, constitutional legislative process.
âIt is lonely, me just doing stuff,â Obama said at the speech in Austin, Texas, according to the official transcript and video posted on the White House website.
âIâm just telling the truth now,â Obama told the crowd. âI don't have to run for office again, so I can just let her rip. And I want to assure you, Iâm really not that partisan of a guy.â...
David had a servants heart. Jesus was a servant. Great leaders are great servants. My pastor is a servant of God. If a leader has nothing greater than his own self in his world view, he will never be a servant. He only wants served.