Top 50 amazing and famous quotes on leadership

Top 50 amazing and famous quotes on leadership

 
quotes on leadership


1.
“A community is like a ship; everyone ought to be prepared to take the helm.”   – Henrik Johan Ibsen,quotes on leadership

 

2.
“A competent leader can get efficient service from poor troops, while on the contrary an incapable leader can demoralize the best of troops.” – Gen. John J. Pershing

 

3.
“A good general not only sees the way to victory; he also knows when victory is impossible. ”  – Polybius ,quotes on leadership

 

4.
“A good leader is a person who takes a little more than his share of the blame and a little less than his share of the credit.”  – John Maxwell

 

5.
“A leader has the vision and conviction that a dream can be achieved.  He inspires the power and energy to get it done. ”  – Ralph Nader,quotes on leadership

 

6.
“A leader is one who sees more than others see, who sees farther than others see and who sees before others see.”  – Leroy Eimes

 

7.
“A leader leads by example, whether he intends to or not. ”  – Author Unknown,quotes on leadership

 

8.
“A leader who doesn't hesitate before he sends his nation into battle is not fit to be a leader.”   – Golda Meir

 

9.
“You do not lead by hitting people over the head. That's assault, not leadership. ” – President Dwight D. Eisenhower,quotes on leadership

 

10.
“Without leadership, command is a hollow experience, a vacuum often filled with mistrust and arrogance.. ”  – Eric Shinseki

 

11.
“To lead the people, walk behind them.”   – Lao-Tzu,quotes on leadership

 

12.
“To have long-term success as a coach or in any position of leadership, you have to be obsessed in some way.”  – Pat Riley

 

13.
“To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt,quotes on leadership

 

14.
“To do great things is difficult; but to command great things is more difficult.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

 

15.
“To be a great leader and so always master of the situation, one must of necessity have been a great thinker in action. An eagle was never yet hatched from a goose's egg. ”  – James Thomas

 

16.
“Those who try to lead the people can only do so by following the mob. ” – Oscar Wilde,quotes on leadership

 

17.
“There is a significant difference between a leader and a cheerleader. ”  – Author Unknown,quotes on leadership

 

18.
“The task of the leader is to get his people from where they are to where they have not been. ”  –  Henry Kissinger

 

19.
“The real leader has no need to lead–he is content to point the way.”  – Henry Miller,quotes on leadership

 

20.
“The people follow the example of those above them.”   – Chinese Proverb,quotes on leadership

 

21.
“The leader must know, must know that he knows, and must be able to make it abundantly clear to those around him that he knows. ”  – Clarence Randall

 

22.
“The leader is one who mobilizes others toward a goal shared by leaders and followers. … Leaders, followers and goals make up the three equally necessary supports for leadership.”   – Gary Wills,quotes on leadership

 

23.
“The greatness of a leader is measured by the achievements of the led.  This is the ultimate test of his effectiveness.” – Gen. Omar Bradley

 

24.
“The final test of a leader is that he leaves behind him in other men, the conviction and the will to carry on. ”  – Walter Lippmann

 

25.
“The challenge of leadership is to be strong, but not rude; be kind, but not weak; be bold, but not bully; be thoughtful, but not lazy; be humble, but not timid; be proud, but not arrogant; have humor, but without folly.” – Jim Rohn,quotes on leadership

 

26.
“The art of leadership is saying no, not yes. It is very easy to say yes. ”  – Tony Blair

 

27.
“Only one man in a thousand is a leader of men–the other 999 follow women.”    – Groucho Marx,quotes on leadership

 

28.
“Not the cry, but the flight of a wild duck, leads the flock to fly and follow.” – Chinese Proverb

 

29.
“No man is a leader until his appointment is ratified in the hearts and minds of his men. ”  – Author Unknown,quotes on leadership

 

30.
“Leadership:  the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it. ”  – Dwight D. Eisenhower

 

31.
“Leadership is the creation of an environment in which others are able to self-actualize in the process of completing the job.” – John Mellecker

 

32.
“Leadership is the capacity to transform vision into reality.”  – Warren G. Bennis,quotes on leadership

 

33.
“Leadership is not about titles, positions, or flow charts. It is about one life influencing another.”    – John C. Maxwell

 

34.
“Leadership is based on a spiritual quality; the power to inspire, the power to inspire others to follow.”   – Vince Lombardi,quotes on leadership

 

35.
“Leadership involves finding a parade and getting in front of it. ” – John Naisbitt,quotes on leadership

 

36.
“Leadership cannot really be taught. It can only be learned.”   – Harold Geneen

 

37.
“Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them. ”   – John C. Maxwell

 

38.
“Leaders aren’t born, they are made. And they are made just like anything else, through hard work.”  – Vince Lombardi,quotes on leadership

 

39.
“In the simplest terms, a leader is one who knows where he wants to go, and gets up and goes.”  – John Erskine, author

 

40.
“If you want to build a ship, don't drum up the men to gather wood, divide the work, and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn for the vast and endless sea. ”   – Antoine de Saint-Exupery

 

41.
“If you think you are leading and turn around to see no one following, then you are just taking a walk.”  – Benjamin Hooks,quotes on leadership

 

42.
“I suppose that leadership at one time meant muscle; but today it means getting along with people. ”  – Indira Gandhi

 

43.
“I have three precious things which I hold fast and prize. The first is gentleness; the second is frugality; the third is humility, which keeps me from putting myself before others. Be gentle and you can be bold; be frugal and you can be liberal; avoid putting yourself before others and you can become a leader among men.” ― Lao Tzu

 

44.
“Great leaders find ways to connect with their people and help them fulfill their potential.” – Steven J. Stowell,quotes on leadership

 

45.
“Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves. ”  – Lao Tzu

 

46.
“Flock of birds in flight Not the cry, but the flight of a wild duck, leads the flock to fly and follow.”  – Chinese Proverb

 

47.
“Be willing to make decisions. That's the most important quality in a good leader.”   – George S. Patton,quotes on leadership

 

48.
“It's hard to lead a cavalry charge if you think you look funny on a horse.” Adlai E. Stevenson II

 

49.
“Don't tell people how to do things, tell them what to do and let them surprise you with their results.” George Patton,quotes on leadership

 

50.
“A leader…is like a shepherd. He stays behind the flock, letting the most nimble go out ahead, whereupon the others follow, not realizing that all along they are being directed from behind.” Nelson Mandela

 

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