Chinua Achebe, the Nigerian writer and statesman who changed African literature forever, has died at the age of 82.
He could have played the statesman, competing for the center.
In Canning he found, or rather projected, “a genius, almost a universal one, an orator, a wit, a poet, a statesman.”
It's pretty hilarious to hear the words "statesman in his own right" followed by the words "Glenn Beck."
Afghan President Hamid Karzai can continue down the path of corruption—or he can step up and become a statesman.
I learned there to value him as a friend and to honor him as a statesman.
The one was to be, as it were, the conductor, and the other the statesman of the expeditionary corps.
Marshall was as profound a statesman as he was a great jurist.
The King deplored this loss, as a statesman and a good father.
But the statesman cannot create or mould a social order at will.