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In the words of Shaikh Mohammed.

Summary: Eloquent, to the point, wide ranging and deep, the quotes on various subjects give great insight into his incredible concern for detail

Eloquent, to the point, wide ranging and deep, the quotes on various subjects give great insight into his incredible concern for detail

Every now and then there comes a man who brings to bear not only the qualities of true leadership but creates an imprint that is durable, founded on principles of honesty, justice and fairness and rooted in affection and dedication of service to his people.

He is loved not because of his exalted status but because he delivers on his promise.

He is sought out as a solution because he seeks it with the people and their problems and concerns are his problems and concerns.

His priorities are unwavering and take into account the art and science of the new world, a world where the past is often given short shrift. It becomes his bounden duty then to protect the past and forward the lessons from it to the future.

For His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the past is rich and deep in human values and as valid today as it was in centuries before. He has been able to harness them and seamlessly blend them with the demands of the present and the projections of the future.

Today, six years of leadership have been marked by challenges taken with great zeal, goals accomplished with exemplary discipline and strategy, promises kept and delivered on time, all these incredible accomplishments a testimony to a clarity of thought and purpose that epitomizes Shaikh Mohammed.

What better way than to honour him this week as his leadership swings into its seventh year than to use his own words to describe the man and his mission.

His quotes have depth and meaning and often indicate exactly what his intent has been in chasing a specific ideal.

We share with you some of the sayings so you can come closer to appreciating the mind of this unique leader and his plans for today and the future.

Every now and then there comes a man who brings to bear not only the qualities of true leadership but creates an imprint that is durable, founded on principles of honesty, justice and fairness and rooted in affection and dedication of service to his people.

He is loved not because of his exalted status but because he delivers on his promise.

He is sought out as a solution because he seeks it with the people and their problems and concerns are his problems and concerns.

His priorities are unwavering and take into account the art and science of the new world, a world where the past is often given short shrift. It becomes his bounden duty then to protect the past and forward the lessons from it to the future.

For His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the past is rich and deep in human values and as valid today as it was in centuries before. He has been able to harness them and seamlessly blend them with the demands of the present and the projections of the future.

Today, six years of leadership have been marked by challenges taken with great zeal, goals accomplished with exemplary discipline and strategy, promises kept and delivered on time, all these incredible accomplishments a testimony to a clarity of thought and purpose that epitomizes Shaikh Mohammed.

What better way than to honour him this week as his leadership swings into its seventh year than to use his own words to describe the man and his mission.

His quotes have depth and meaning and often indicate exactly what his intent has been in chasing a specific ideal.

We share with you some of the sayings so you can come closer to appreciating the mind of this unique leader and his plans for today and the future.

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Publication:Khaleej Times (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Article Type:Company overview
Date:Jan 5, 2012
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