Emotional Strength

Goodwin, Doris Kearns
October 2006
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Oct2006, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p13
The article focuses on emotional strengths of former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln. It mentions the chief rivals for the Republican nomination and appointed by Lincoln in his Cabinet. They include William Henry Seward, Salmon P. Chase and Edward Bates. Moreover, the emotional strengths of Lincoln are enumerated including empathy, humor, magnanimity, social conscience and self-control.


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