Great Quotes on Leadership New 2017


  1. The task of leadership is not to @put greatness into people, but to elicit it, for the greatness is there already.
  2. John Buchan

  3. The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
  4. Theodore Roosevelt


  5. To lead people, walk beside them … As for the best leaders, the people do not notice their existence. The next best,@ the people honor and praise. The next, the people fear; and the next, the people hate … When the best leader’s work is done the people say, ‘We did it ourselves!
  6. Lao-Tsu


  7. Do not follow where @the path may lead.
  8. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
  9. Harold R. McAlindon


  10. If I have seen farther than others, it is because I was standing on the shoulder of giants.
  11. Isaac Newton



  12. I am a man of fixed and un@bending principles, the first of which is to be flexible at all times.
  13. Everett Dirksen


  14. Leadership: the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
  15. Dwight D. Eisenhower


  16. In times of change, learne@rs inherit the Earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.
  17. Eric Hoffer



  18. The price of greatness is responsibility.
  19. Winston Churchill


  20. I must follow the people. Am@ I not their leader?
  21. Benjamin Disraeli


  22. Example is not the main thin@g in influencing others, it is the only thing.
  23. Albert Schweitzer


  24. Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
  25. John F. Kennedy


  26. The final test of a leader is that he leaves behind him in other men, the conviction and the will to carry on.
  27. Walter Lippman


  28. If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
  29. John Quincy Adams


  30. I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure: which is: Try to please everybody.
  31. Herbert B. Swope


  32. High sentiments always win in the end, The leaders who offer blood, toil, tears and sweat always get more out of their followers than those who offer safety and a good time. When it comes to the pinch, human beings are heroic.
  33. George Orwell


  34. The key to successful leadership to@day is influence, not authority.
  35. Kenneth Blanchard


  36. Our chief want is someone who wi@ll inspire us to be what we know we could be.
  37. Ralph Waldo Emerson


  38. The very essence of leadership is that you have to have vision. You can’t blow an uncertain trumpet.
  39. Theodore M. Hesburgh


  40. I think leadership comes from integrity – that you do whatever you ask others to do. I think there are non-o@bvious ways to lead. Just by providing a good example as a parent, a friend, a neighbor makes it possible for other people to see better ways to do things. Leadership does not need to be a dramatic, fist in the air and trumpets blaring, activity.
  41. Scott Berkun


  42. The leaders who work most effectively, it seems to me, never say “I.” And that’s not because they have trained themse!lves not to say “I.” They don’t think “I.” They think “we”; they think “team.” They understand their job to be to make the team function. They accept responsibility and don’t sidestep it, but “we” gets the credit…. @This is what creates trust, what enables you to get the task done.
  43. Peter Drucker


  44. Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
  45. Steve Jobs


  46. As we look ahead into the n@ext century, leaders will be those who empower others.
  47. Bill Gates


  48. It is impossible to imagine anything wh@ich better becomes a ruler than mercy.
  49. Seneca


  50. Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, concerned citizens can change world. Indeed it is the only thing that ev@er has.

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