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19 Outstanding Leadership Quotes
Christmas and new year season is getting closer and we are on our way to create a new merry christmas greeting (we will share that soon)! Meanwhile we want to update the blog with something.
So, we gave it a thought and finally decided to make a list of some outstanding leadership quotes.
So here is the comprehensive list of amazing leadership quotes we have shortlisted for you.
“To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.” Eleanor Roosevelt
“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” William Arthur Ward
“Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others.” Robert Louis Stevenson
“Power isn’t control at all–power is strength, and giving that strength to others. A leader isn’t someone who forces others to make him stronger; a leader is someone willing to give his strength to others that they may have the strength to stand on their own.” Beth Revis
“Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” Dwight D. Eisenhower
“If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right. But do not care to convince him. Men will believe what they see. Let them see.” Henry David Thoreau
“I cannot trust a man to control others who cannot control himself.” Robert E. Lee
“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
“There is a difference between being a leader and being a boss. Both are based on authority. A boss demands blind obedience; a leader earns his authority through understanding and trust.” Klaus Balkenhol
“We’re here for a reason. I believe a bit of the reason is to throw little torches out to lead people through the dark.” Whoopi Goldberg
“A leader isn’t someone who forces others to make him stronger; a leader is someone willing to give his strength to others so that they may have the strength to stand on their own.” Beth Revis
“Remember, teamwork begins by building trust. And the only way to do that is to overcome our need for invulnerability.” Patrick Lencioni
“Average leaders raise the bar on themselves; good leaders raise the bar for others; great leaders inspire others to raise their own bar.” Orrin Woodward
“Don’t blow off another’s candle for it won’t make yours shine brighter.” Jaachynma N.E. Agu
“A good leader leads the people from above them. A great leader leads the people from within them.” M.D. Arnold
“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” Martin Luther King, Jr.
“A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.” Max Lucado
“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