FAMOUS QUOTES ABOUT LEADERSHIP

“Leadership is not about being in charge. It is about taking care of those in your charge.” – Simon Sinek

“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

“A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit.” – Arnold H. Glasow

“True leadership stems from individuality that is honest and sometimes imperfectly expressed.” – Sheryl Sandberg

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

“I suppose leadership at one time meant muscles; but today it means getting along with people.” – Mahatma Gandhi

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

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

“The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.” – Ralph Nader

“A leader’s job is not to do the work for others, it’s to help others figure out how to do it themselves.” – Simon Sinek

“Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person.” – Mother Teresa

“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

“Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.” – Steve Jobs

“Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results, not attributes.” – Peter Drucker

“The best leaders are those most interested in surrounding themselves with assistants and associates smarter than they are.” – John C. Maxwell

“I start with the premise that the function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.” – Ralph Nader

“Leadership is not about being in control. It’s about making those in your team feel empowered.” – William Adams

“You don’t lead by hitting people over the head – that’s assault, not leadership.” – Dwight D. Eisenhower

“The true mark of a leader is the willingness to stick with a bold course of action — an unconventional business strategy, a unique product-development roadmap, a controversial marketing campaign — even as the rest of the world wonders why you’re not marching in step with the status quo.” – Bill Taylor

“Leadership is the art of giving people a platform for spreading ideas that work.” – Seth Godin

“The best leaders are those most interested in surrounding themselves with assistants and associates smarter than they are.” – John C. Maxwell

“Leadership is not about being in charge. It is about taking care of those in your charge.” – Simon Sinek