Washington's courage Jefferson's foresight Ben Franklin's wit/humor Lincoln's judgment Kennedy's charm Nixon's IQ Poppy Bush's/McCain's heroism Reagan's communication skills (plus- he had horses!) Clinton's ability to work across the aisle and his ability to connect with voters Hillary's intestinal fortitude Romney's charity Ron Paul's humility Obama's compassion/fathership
Give me your example! Please try to include more than one party so that we can keep this a "bipartisan" thread. lol
All men are flawed, some more than others, but my perfect POTUS would have the following attributes: Loyalty to the Constitution Honor of those that serve in the military Vision to see the big picture, to see beyond what others would limit him to The humility to serve just one term A conservationist of natural and human resources A willingness to listen and hear A willingness to change his mind if presented with ideas or facts that would facilitate that change Strength to challenge those around him to reach for the next level of competence
Do they create a perfect balance? If there was no science with religion, what would hold religion in check to make up whatever they wanted? The same with science, if there was no religion, who would keep science from...