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Leadership Quotes

You don't have to hold a position in order to be a leader.
Anthony D'Angelo
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Henry A. Kissinger
Blessed are the people whose leaders can look destiny in the eye without flinching but also without attempting to play God.
Henry A. Kissinger
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If you're ridin' ahead of the herd, take a look back every now and then to make sure it's still there
Will Rogers
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Christian Nevell Bovee
Six traits of effective leaders: 1. Make others feel important 2. Promote a vision 3. Follow the golden rule 4. Admit mistakes 5. Criticize others only in private 6. Stay close to the action Example has more followers than reason. We unconsciously imitate what pleases us, and approximate to the characters we most admire.
Christian Nevell Bovee
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Antoine de Saint-Exupery
If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people together to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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There go my people. I must find out where they are going so I can lead them.
Alexandre Ledru-Rollin
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John D. Rockefeller
The ability to deal with people is as purchasable a commodity as sugar or coffee and I will pay more for that ability than for any other under the sun.
John D. Rockefeller
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Lao Tzu
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
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Andrew Carnegie
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
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 Bible,
If a blind man leads a blind man, both will fall into a pit. (Matthew 15:14)
Bible,
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The very essence of leadership is that you have to have vision. You can't blow an uncertain trumpet.
Theodore Hesburgh
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Percy Bysshe Shelley
To be omnipotent but friendless is to reign.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
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Leadership is an opportunity to serve. It is not a trumpet call to self-importance.
Donald Walters
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Warren G. Bennis
Leaders are people who do the right thing; managers are people who do things right.
Warren G. Bennis
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Plato
Those who seek power are not worthy of that power.
Plato
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It's important for the explorer to be willing to be led astray.
Roger Oech
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Dwight D. Eisenhower
You don't lead by hitting people over the head-that's assault, not leadership.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
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Dwight D. Eisenhower
Leadership is a word and a concept that has been more argued than almost any other I know. I am not one of the desk-pounding types that likes to stick out his jaw and look like he is bossing the show. I would far rather get behind and, recognizing the frailties and the requirements of human nature, would rather try to persuade a man to go along, because once I have persuaded him, he will stick. If I scare him, he will stay just as long as he is scared, and then he is gone.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
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Tom Landry
Leadership is getting someone to do what they don't want to do, to achieve what they want to achieve.
Tom Landry
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Every man in a leadership position must know when it's time to hand over the reins,
Eddie Compass
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Napoleon Bonaparte
When firmness is sufficient, rashness is unnecessary.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Leaders don't create followers, they create more leaders.
Tom Peters
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Albert Schweitzer
Example is not the main thing in influencing others, it is the only thing.
Albert Schweitzer
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The great leaders are like the best conductors - they reach beyond the notes to reach the magic in the players.
Blaine Lee
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This is a time for leadership.
Dave Weldon
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Vince Lombardi
The leader can never close the gap between himself and the group. If he does, he is no longer what he must be. He must walk a tightrope between the consent he must win and the control he must exert.
Vince Lombardi
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Vince Lombardi
Leaders are not born, they're made.
Vince Lombardi
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You learn far more from negative leadership than from positive leadership. Because you learn how not to do it. And, therefore, you learn how to do it.
Norman Schwarzkopf
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The cardinal responsibility of leadership is to identify the dominant contradiction at each point of the historical process and to work out a central line to resolve it.
Mao Tse-Tung
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Leaders have dashed hopes and squandered opportunities, and empty promises cost lives.
Kumi Naidoo
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