They have not always elected the best leaders, particularly after a long period in which they have not used this facility of free election. You tend to lose the habit.
As the U.S. trade deficit, and the portion of that deficit attributed to China, continue to grow, our own economy is at risk of losing its reputation as a leader in world trade.
Netanyahu is pressured easily, gets into a panic, and loses his senses... to run a country like Israel a leader needs to have reason and judgment and nerves of steel, two traits he does not have.
People ask the difference between a leader and a boss. The leader leads, and the boss drives.
You've got to get to the stage in life where going for it is more important than winning or losing.