Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 170
Trying Outside

I look for my opportunities, not trying to go outside of my genuine realm, because leadership has to be genuine and authentic.

- Aaron Rodgers

Voices About

In the conversation about women in leadership, male voices are noticeably absent.

- Adam Grant

Admire His

I admire Modi's leadership and his ideology.

- Akkineni Nagarjuna

Choices Make

Leadership demands that we make tough choices.

- Alan Autry


Example is leadership.

- Albert Schweitzer

I Am Army

I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion.

- Alexander the Great

Servant About

Leadership is about being a servant first.

- Allen West

Business Your

You have to have your heart in the business and the business in your heart.

- An Wang

Leader Doing

No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.

- Andrew Carnegie

Oyster Shell

The first man gets the oyster, the second man gets the shell.

- Andrew Carnegie

Act Faster

Leaders have to act more quickly today. The pressure comes much faster.

- Andy Grove

Poor Need

Uncertainty is not an indication of poor leadership; it underscores the need for leadership.

- Andy Stanley

Vision Gender

It is not about gender, it is about experience, leadership, and vision.

- Angela Ahrendts

Business See

To succeed in business it is necessary to make others see things as you see them.

- Aristotle Onassis

Leader His

A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit.

- Arnold H. Glasow

Always Effects

The great leaders have always stage-managed their effects.

- Charles de Gaulle


Our democracy poses problems and these problems must and shall be solved by courageous leadership.

- Charles Edison

Men Good Men

Leadership consists of picking good men and helping them do their best.

- Chester W. Nimitz

Give Comprehend

If you want to get the most out of your men, give them a break! Don't make them work completely in the dark. If you do, they won't do a bit more than they have to. But if they comprehend, they'll work like mad.

- Chesty Puller

Process Reform

We have to reform the entire political process. It's got to start with leadership by example.

- Chris Gibson

Truth Starving

People are starving for truth and leadership.

- Chris Gibson

Achieve About

Ultimately, leadership is not about glorious crowning acts. It's about keeping your team focused on a goal and motivated to do their best to achieve it, especially when the stakes are high and the consequences really matter. It is about laying the groundwork for others' success, and then standing back and letting them shine.

- Chris Hadfield

Be Patient

There are three secrets to managing. The first secret is have patience. The second is be patient. And the third most important secret is patience.

- Chuck Tanner

Stopped Solving

Leadership is solving problems. The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them. They have either lost confidence that you can help or concluded you do not care. Either case is a failure of leadership.

- Colin Powell

Exercise Very

The very exercise of leadership fosters capacity for it.

- Cyril Falls

Teamwork Things

Sport fosters many things that are good; teamwork and leadership.

- Daley Thompson

Better Head

It is better to have a lion at the head of an army of sheep, than a sheep at the head of an army of lions.

- Daniel Defoe

Think Expect

Think little goals and expect little achievements. Think big goals and win big success.

- David Joseph Schwartz

Through How

How we think shows through in how we act. Attitudes are mirrors of the mind. They reflect thinking.

- David Joseph Schwartz

Leaders Grasp

Leaders grasp nettles.

- David Ogilvy

Always Measures

I have always supported measures and principles and not men.

- Davy Crockett


Affirmation without discipline is the beginning of delusion.

- Jim Rohn

Crisis Learned

I learned long ago on the battlefields of Vietnam that in a crisis, there is no substitute for clear-eyed leadership.

- Jim Webb

Leader Shows

A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.

- John C. Maxwell

Far Relate

Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them.

- John C. Maxwell

Vision Leader

People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision.

- John C. Maxwell

Falls Rises

Everything rises and falls on leadership.

- John C. Maxwell

Average People

Good leadership consists of showing average people how to do the work of superior people.

- John D. Rockefeller

Learning Other

Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.

- John F. Kennedy

Better Than

America is much better than the leadership we have in Washington.

- John Fleming

Succeed Must

To succeed, one must be creative and persistent.

- John H. Johnson


Isolationism is not leadership.

- John Hickenlooper

I Am Supportive

I am fully supportive of the strategy and leadership team at Valeant.

- John Paulson

Luck Amount

The amount of good luck coming your way depends on your willingness to act.

- Barbara Sher

Doing Quantum

Doing is a quantum leap from imagining.

- Barbara Sher

Back Would

I'm floored that the House leadership would turn its back on job creation for Mississippians.

- Haley Barbour

Fall Apple

Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why.

- Bernard Baruch

Words Actions

Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and in actions.

- Harold S. Geneen

Taught Learned

Leadership cannot really be taught. It can only be learned.

- Harold S. Geneen

People Better

Leadership is unlocking people's potential to become better.

- Bill Bradley

Business Need

If you have ideas, you have the main asset you need, and there isn't any limit to what you can do with your business and your life. Ideas are any man's greatest asset.

- Harvey S. Firestone

Words Ultimate

Actions, not words, are the ultimate results of leadership.

- Bill Owens

Someone Offers

Leadership offers an opportunity to make a difference in someone's life, no matter what the project.

- Bill Owens

Always Going

In any leadership position, you're always going to be disappointing somebody.

- Biz Stone

Find Fault

Don't find fault, find a remedy.

- Henry Ford

Think Right

If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right.

- Henry Ford


Without initiative, leaders are simply workers in leadership positions.

- Bo Bennett

Work Only

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

- Henry J. Kaiser

Leader Been

The task of the leader is to get his people from where they are to where they have not been.

- Henry Kissinger

Leader Deserve

A leader does not deserve the name unless he is willing occasionally to stand alone.

- Henry Kissinger

Never Standard

Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.

- Henry Ward Beecher

Depend Does

Leadership does not depend on being right.

- Ivan Illich

Need Now

We need leadership, and we need it now.

- Byron Dorgan

See Far

Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you'll be able to see farther.

- J. P. Morgan

Reason Always

A man always has two reasons for doing anything: a good reason and the real reason.

- J. P. Morgan


The employer generally gets the employees he deserves.

- J. Paul Getty

Born I Was Born

Leadership is something I was born with.

- Carmelo Anthony

Away Still

The key to being a good manager is keeping the people who hate me away from those who are still undecided.

- Casey Stengel

Trust Honor

Honor bespeaks worth. Confidence begets trust. Service brings satisfaction. Cooperation proves the quality of leadership.

- James Cash Penney

Strong Precede

Strong convictions precede great actions.

- James Freeman Clarke

Art Language

The art of communication is the language of leadership.

- James Humes

Time Speak

Every time you have to speak, you are auditioning for leadership.

- James Humes

Trust Employ

It is essential to employ, trust, and reward those whose perspective, ability, and judgment are radically different from yours. It is also rare, for it requires uncommon humility, tolerance, and wisdom.

- Dee Hock

Love Some

Enlightened leadership is spiritual if we understand spirituality not as some kind of religious dogma or ideology but as the domain of awareness where we experience values like truth, goodness, beauty, love and compassion, and also intuition, creativity, insight and focused attention.

- Deepak Chopra

Run Republican

The House Republican leadership has simply run out of ideas.

- Jan Schakowsky

Think I Think

I think I can bring tremendous leadership.

- Jared Goff

Any Other Way

I don't know any other way to lead but by example.

- Don Shula

Necessary Edges

Don't necessarily avoid sharp edges. Occasionally they are necessary to leadership.

- Donald Rumsfeld

Think Big

You have to think anyway, so why not think big?

- Donald Trump

Rock Rowing

Only the guy who isn't rowing has time to rock the boat.

- Jean-Paul Sartre

Stubborn About

Stubbornness is a positive quality of presidential leadership - if you're right about what you're stubborn about.

- Douglas Brinkley

Sharp Employ

The sharp employ the sharp.

- Douglas William Jerrold

Never Satisfied

My attitude is never to be satisfied, never enough, never.

- Duke Ellington

Art Getting

Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.

- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Always Idea

I always liked the idea of leadership and being a captain.

- Dylan Lauren

Goal His

Obstacles are things a person sees when he takes his eyes off his goal.

- E. Joseph Cossman

Business Ahead

Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves.

- E. Joseph Cossman

Initiative Does

Time is neutral and does not change things. With courage and initiative, leaders change things.

- Jesse Jackson

Bring Than

Leadership has a harder job to do than just choose sides. It must bring sides together.

- Jesse Jackson

Today Authority

The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority.

- Ken Blanchard

Standards About

The nicest thing about standards is that there are so many of them to choose from.

- Ken Olsen

Percent Efforts

Leadership is the key to 99 percent of all successful efforts.

- Erskine Bowles

Storm Only

The only safe ship in a storm is leadership.

- Faye Wattleton

Leader Aim

A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves.

- Lao Tzu

Work Leader

When the best leader's work is done the people say, 'We did it ourselves.'

- Lao Tzu

Crowd Other

Leadership is diving for a loose ball, getting the crowd involved, getting other players involved. It's being able to take it as well as dish it out. That's the only way you're going to get respect from the players.

- Larry Bird

Follow Get

Lead, follow, or get out of the way.

- Laurence J. Peter

Business Helps

What helps people, helps business.

- Leo Burnett

Always His

I've always maintained - a captain is only as good as his team. It is not about my leadership, it is not about me.

- Gautam Gambhir

Work Government

We carry out our work under the leadership of the government.

- Li Shufu