These are his words:
We need a real leader; someone whose commitment to truth, social justice and nation building is as uncompromising as is his or her rejection of politics, greed and vanity. Though we do not need a saint, we need someone who understands that Malaysia belongs to all of us and that its future is our collective future; someone who appreciates the immense power that lies beneath its surface and is capable of harnessing and unleashing that power to capture the world.
Though, someone who could call a spade a spade and get on with dealing with things practically and fairly would be a good start.
Now, is that too much to ask?
Today, he has taken up the challenge of national service by agreeing to run as a political candidate.
This is one guy that many political parties have yearned to field as their candidates. MCLM is capable of producing miracles!
Forget his excellent track record in human rights activism - he is one would aspire to live up to the words he uttered above.