Here are 10 quotes on leadership to keep you motivated and on the right path towards becoming an outstanding leader…
- “Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.” —Warren Bennis
- “Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others.” —Jack Welch
- “Become the kind of leader that people would follow voluntarily; even if you had no title or position.” —Brian Tracy
- “Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results not attributes.” —Peter Drucker
- “Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.” —Harry S. Truman
- “The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority.” —Kenneth Blanchard
- “A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don’t necessarily want to go, but ought to be.” —Rosalynn Carter
- “Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it’s amazing what they can accomplish.” —Sam Walton
- “Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” —General Dwight Eisenhower
- “Leaders think and talk about the solutions. Followers think and talk about the problems.” —Brian Tracy
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