Leadership Quotes

Leadership:  the position or function of a leader, a person who guides or directs a group: the action of leading a group of people or an organization.


When delving into the interiors of leadership we must measure our reality against our intentions.  Great Leader have themselves followed great leaders.

Knowledge turns into experience and dedication is turned into usefulness.  Leaders reflect and review past performances, present attitudes, as well as, future goals.

Defining Leadership:

"Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results not attributes."--Peter Drucker

"Leaders are people who do the right thing; managers are people who do things right."-- Warren G. Bennis

"Leadership appears to be the art of getting others to want to do something you are convinced should be done."-- Vance Packard

"Leadership is all about getting results."-- Peter Drucker

"Leadership is getting someone to do what they don't want to do, to achieve what they want to achieve."-- Tom Landry

"Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality."-- Warren G. Bennis

"Leadership is solving problems. The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them. They have either lost confidence that you can help or concluded you do not care. Either case is a failure of leadership."-- Colin Powell

"Consensus is the absence of leadership."-- Margaret Thatcher

Purpose of Leadership is:

"The very essence of leadership is that you have to have vision. You can't blow an uncertain trumpet."-- Theodore Hesburgh

"The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority."-- Ken Blanchard

"Leadership is about taking responsibility, not making excuses."--  Mitt Romney

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

"Leadership is unlocking people's potential to become better."-- Bill Bradley

"We know that leadership is very much related to change. As the pace of change accelerates, there is naturally a greater need for effective leadership."--John Kotter

"Leadership demands that we make tough choices."-- Alan Autry

"A sense of humor is part of the art of leadership, of getting along with people, of getting things done."-- Dwight David Eisenhower

How To Develop Leaders:

"The only real training for leadership is leadership."-- Anthony Jay

"Leadership is the ability to do, not the ability to state."-- Paul Von Ringelheim

"The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible, no matter whether it is on a section gang, a football field, in an army or in an office."-- Dwight David Eisenhower

"Leadership cannot really be taught. It can only be learned."-- Harold S. Geneen

"Leadership is diving for a loose ball, getting the crowd involved, getting other players involved. It's being able to take it as well as dish it out. That's the only way you're going to get respect from the players."-- Larry Bird

"The task of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there"-- John Buchan

"The art of leadership is saying no, not yes. It is very easy to say yes."-- Tony Blair

"Good leadership consists of showing average people how to do the work of superior people."--John D Rockefeller

"Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them."--John C Maxwell

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  • Thanks Timothy.  A great weekend to you.

  • Great Quotes Angelo! Sharing this along for you.

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