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born 1954

Carly Fiorina is famous for moving from entry-level employee to top exec in record time. She has drawn upon her passion for leadership and problem-solving to become a major player in every sector ~ standing at the helm of major corporations, serving as chairman for multiple philanthropic initiatives, and even making a run for US Senate.

A sought-after speaker, regular news correspondent and bestselling author, Carly continues to distinguish herself as a woman of strong faith and conviction who is always ready to face the next challenge ~ including, changing the face of politics by running for the highest office in the land.

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her quotes

all quotes by Carly Fiorina (12)

"Make the choice to do something because it engages your heart as well as your mind. Make the choice because it engages all of you."

Massachusetts Institute of Technology commencement address | june 2000

"If you sell your soul, no one can pay you back."

Tough Choices: A Memoir | september 2007

"Sometimes you have to go slow first to go faster later."

Tough Choices: A Memoir | september 2007

"Values are signposts to guide people's behavior when rules aren't clear and the supervisor isn't present."

Tough Choices: A Memoir | september 2007

"We cannot always choose the hurdles we overcome, but we can choose how we overcome them."

Tough Choices: A Memoir | september 2007

"If a leader cannot stand tall in the face of uncertainty, risk and adversity, no one else will either."

Tough Choices: A Memoir | september 2007

"Look for the people who will take a chance on you."

Tough Choices - A Memoir | september 2007

"By holding women back, we're holding the whole world back."

Carly Fiorina's One Woman Initiative | february 2013

"Women are the most underutilized resource in the world."

The Interview: Carly Fiorina | september 2013

"My story is the American story."

American Legislative Exchange Council Annual Meeting | august 2014

"If you're tired of the sound bites, the vitriol, the pettiness, the egos, the corruption; if you believe that it's time to declare the end of identity politics; if you believe that it's time to declare the end of lowered expectations; if you believe that it's time for citizens to stand up to the political class and say enough, then join us."

Carly Fiorina for President | may 2015

"The only way to re-imagine our government is to re-imagine who is leading it."

Carly Fiorina for President | may 2015
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