Leadership Quotes

Screen shot 2011-07-04 at 2.40.07 PM“Some people see things as they are and say ‘Why?’ others dream of things that never were and say, ‘Why not?’ – they are LEADERS”

“When placed in command – take charge.” — Norman Schwarzkopf

Always look for the best in others, make others feel safe and encourage them, don’t criticize as shame never causes growth. If you can do this, you will be recognised as a leader, that they will want to be around forever.

“A leader knows what’s best to do; a manager knows merely how best to do it.” — Ken Adelman

Outstanding leaders appeal to the hearts of their followers – not their minds.

“Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them.” — John Maxwell

“Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.” — Warren G. Bennis

“When placed in command – take charge.” — Norman Schwarzkopf

“Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall.” — Stephen Covey

“The ultimate leader is one who is willing to develop people to the point that they surpass him or her in knowledge and ability.” — Fred A. Manske, Jr.

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

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