28 Total Quotes

John Maxwell Quotes

John Maxwell
A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.
John Maxwell
#Courage

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A man must be big enough to admit his mistakes, smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them.
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#American Clergyman #Man

John Maxwell
Learn to say 'no' to the good so you can say 'yes' to the best.
John Maxwell
#American Clergyman

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If we're growing, we're always going to be out of our comfort zone.
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#Comfort

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A great leader's courage to fulfill his vision comes from passion, not position.
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#Courage #inspirational

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Policies are many, Principles are few, Policies will change, Principles never do.
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#Policy

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Three reasons problems are inevitable; first, we live in a world of growing complexity and diversity; second, we interact with people; and third, we cannot control all the situation we face.
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#Complexity

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She shows that the force has a lot of talent in it. It also shows that the police force is becoming more intelligent because the women used to have a hard time being in the force, but this shows that all that is changing.
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#Force

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The Tropicana is just not competitive anymore given the growth of Las Vegas.
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#Growth

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People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision.
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#American Clergyman #People

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The whole idea of motivation is a trap. Forget motivation. Just do it. Exercise, lose weight, test your blood sugar, or whatever. Do it without motivation. And then, guess what? After you start doing the thing, that's when the motivation comes and makes it easy for you to keep on doing it.
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#Exercise

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Where there is no hope in the future, there is no power in the present.
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#Future

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Prices will come down, ... There will be stability.
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#Stability

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The law of the [Cub Scout] pack guides the boys to move in the direction of being helpful, friendly, courteous, trustworthy and promote qualities which parents and the community are looking for. The whole purpose of scouting is to help the children grow up making good decisions in life.
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#Boys

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Remember, man does not live on bread alone: sometimes he needs a little buttering up.
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#American Clergyman #Encouragement

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Educators take something simple and make it complicated. Communicators take something complicated and make it simple.
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#American Clergyman

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Leadership is influence.
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#American Clergyman

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Good executives never put off until tomorrow what they can get someone else to do today.
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#American Clergyman

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If you're lying, you're lying.
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#American Clergyman #Lying

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Most people who want to get ahead do it backward. They think, 'I'll get a bigger job, then I'll learn how to be a leader.' But showing leadership skill is how you get the bigger job in the first place. Leadership isn't a position, it's a process.
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#People

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The greatest mistake we make is living in constant fear that we will make one.
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#American Clergyman

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They walked into a very difficult situation and saw it through, making a lot of money.
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#Money

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A difficult time can be more readily endured if we retain the conviction that our existence holds a purpose, a cause to pursue, a person to love, a goal to achieve.
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#Love