40 Popular Leadership Quotes and Sayings
Leadership is action, not position-Donald H.McGannon
First rule of leadership everything is your fault.
A leader is someone who demonstrates what’s possible.-Mark Yarnell
Leadership is not a position or a title, it is action and example.
Great leaders inspire greatness into others-Anonymous
A leader is a dealer in hope.-Napoleon Bonaparte
Education is the mother of leadership.-Wendell-Willkie
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.-John Quincy Adams
Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.-Peter F. Drucker
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
Leadership is not about titles, positions or flowcharts. It is about one life influencing another.-John Maxwell
Leadership – The leader always sets the trail for others to follow.
A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say- we did it ourselves.-Lao Tzu
Great leaders find ways to connect with their people and help them fulfill their potential.-Steven J.Stowell
Great leaders don’t tell you what to do…they show you how its done.
Earn your leadership every day-Michael Jordan
Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.-Dwight D. Eisenhower
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others-Louis Stevenson
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
I want to inspire people. I want someone to look at me and say because of you, I didn’t give up
If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then, you are an excellent leader.-Dolly Parton
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.-John F. Kennedy
Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others.-Jack Welc
A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better-Jim Rohn
An army of sheep led by a lion can defeat an army of lions led by a sheep.-African Proverb
Leadership is the challenge to be something more than average-Jim Rohn
Leadership is hard to define and good leadership even harder. But if you can get people to follow you to the ends of the earth, you are a great leader-Indra Nooyi
A leader leads by example not by force.-Sun Tzu
A great leader’s courage to fulfill his vision comes from passion, not position.
Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality-Warren Bennis
A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way-John C. Maxwell
Leaders become great, not because of their power, but because of their ability to empower others.-John Maxwell
I can do things you cannot, you can do things I cannot; together we can do great things.-Mother Teresa
Leadership is about taking responsibility, not making excuses-Mitt Romney
Being positive in a negative situation is not naive. It’s leadership-Ralph Marston
If the highest aim of a captain were to preserve his ship, he would keep it in port forever.-Thomas Aquinas
Leaders don’t force people to follow, they invite them on a journey.-Charles S. Lauer
Great leaders don’t set out to be a leader…They set out to make a difference. It’s never about the role – always about the goal.-Lisa Haisha
I never thought in terms of being a leader. I thought very simply in terms of helping people.-John Hume
Leadership is based on inspiration, not domination; on cooperation, not intimidation-William Arthur Ward