• Leadership Quotes to Motivate Leader

    Leadership Quotes to Motivate Leader

    Leadership Quotes to Motivate Leader

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    Even if we are a very excellent leader, we are still human. And as human sometimes we need to “recharge” ourselves. So leaders, here are best quotes on leadership as mention by forbes.

    1. 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
    2. People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision. —John Maxwell
    3. I must follow the people. Am I not their leader? —Benjamin Disraeli
    4. You manage things; you lead people. —Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper
    5. The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant. —Max DePree
    6. Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality. —Warren Bennis
    7. Lead me, follow me, or get out of my way. — General George Patton
    8. Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others. —Jack Welch
    9. I start with the premise that the function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers. —Ralph Nader
    10. A leader is a dealer in hope. —Napoleon Bonaparte
    11. You don’t need a title to be a leader. –Multiple Attributions
    12. A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way. —John Maxwell
    13. My own definition of leadership is this: The capacity and the will to rally men and women to a common purpose and the character which inspires confidence. —General Montgomery
    14. Leadership is lifting a person’s vision to high sights, the raising of a person’s performance to a higher standard, the building of a personality beyond its normal limitations. —Peter Drucker
    15. Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, concerned citizens can change world. Indeed it is the only thing that ever has. —Margaret Mead
    16. The nation will find it very hard to look up to the leaders who are keeping their ears to the ground. —Sir Winston Churchill
    17. The most dangerous leadership myth is that leaders are born-that there is a genetic factor to leadership. That’s nonsense; in fact, the opposite is true. Leaders are made rather than born. —Warren Bennis
    18. To command is to serve, nothing more and nothing less. —Andre Malraux
    19. He who has never learned to obey cannot be a good commander. —Aristotle
    20. Become the kind of leader that people would follow voluntarily; even if you had no title or position. —Brian Tracy
    21. Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results not attributes. —Peter Drucker
    22. Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm. —Publilius Syrus
    23. A great person attracts great people and knows how to hold them together. —Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    24. The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it. —Theodore Roosevelt
    25. Leadership is influence. —John C. Maxwell

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    Sure, 25 leadership quotes is not enough. Leader should; still hungry

    1. You don’t lead by pointing and telling people some place to go. You lead by going to that place and making a case. —Ken Kesey
    2. When I give a minister an order, I leave it to him to find the means to carry it out. —Napoleon Bonaparte
    3. Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better. —Harry S. Truman
    4. So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work. —Peter Drucker
    5. The art of leadership is saying no, not saying yes. It is very easy to say yes. —Tony Blair
    6. The very essence of leadership is that you have to have a vision. It’s got to be a vision you articulate clearly and forcefully on every occasion. You can’t blow an uncertain trumpet. —Reverend Theodore Hesburgh
    7. The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority. —Kenneth Blanchard
    8. A good general not only sees the way to victory; he also knows when victory is impossible. —Polybius
    9. A great leader’s courage to fulfill his vision comes from passion, not position. —John Maxwell
    10. A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don’t necessarily want to go, but ought to be. —Rosalynn Carter
    11. The challenge of leadership is to be strong, but not rude; be kind, but not weak; be bold, but not bully; be thoughtful, but not lazy; be humble, but not timid; be proud, but not arrogant; have humor, but without folly. —Jim Rohn
    12. Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it’s amazing what they can accomplish. —Sam Walton
    13. A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others. He does not set out to be a leader, but becomes one by the equality of his actions and the integrity of his intent. —Douglas MacArthur
    14. A ruler should be slow to punish and swift to reward. —Ovid
    15. No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself, or to get all the credit for doing it. —Andrew Carnegie
    16. Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it. —General Dwight Eisenhower
    17. The leader has to be practical and a realist yet must talk the language of the visionary and the idealist. —Eric Hoffer
    18. Leaders think and talk about the solutions. Followers think and talk about the problems. —Brian Tracy
    19. A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd. —Max Lucado
    20. Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity. —General George Patton
    21. As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others. —Bill Gates
    22. All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common: it was the willingness to confront unequivocally the major anxiety of their people in their time. This, and not much else, is the essence of leadership. —John Kenneth Galbraith
    23. Do what you feel in your heart to be right–for you’ll be criticized anyway. —Eleanor Roosevelt
    24. Don’t necessarily avoid sharp edges. Occasionally they are necessary to leadership. —Donald Rumsfeld
    25. Where there is no vision, the people perish. —Proverbs 29:18



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