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Quotes on Leadership

“A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.”
John C. Maxwell

 

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
Maya Angelou

 

“To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.”
Eleanor Roosevelt

 

“The challenge of leadership is to be strong, but not rude; be kind, but not weak; be bold, but not a bully; be thoughtful, but not lazy; be humble, but not timid; be proud, but not arrogant; have humor, but without folly.”
Jim Rohn

 

"You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and you impoverish yourself if you forget the errand."
--Woodrow Wilson

 

A good leader leads the people from above them. A great leader leads the people from within them."
-- M. D. Arnold

 

"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

 

"Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them become what they are capable of being."
-- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Sometimes the most powerful and meaningful things come from words that touch our heart and lead us forward to our potential.
-- Lolly Daskal

 

"The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things."
-- Ronald Reagan

 

"To add value to others, one must first value others."
-- John Maxwell

 

"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

 

"The quality of a leader is reflected in the standards they set for themselves."
-- Ray Kroc

 

"True leadership lies in guiding others to success--in ensuring that everyone is performing at their best, doing the work they are pledged to do and doing it well."
-- Bill Owens

 

"The growth and development of people is the highest calling of leadership."
-- Harvey S. Firestone

 

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


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