Leadership Quotes For Inspiration

We use leadership quotes in our everyday life.  Even if you don't realize it.  They help inspire you, make you think about things and even make you sound more authoritative.


Leadership quotes can help with good leadership skills.  Think about the quotes and their meaning and you'll be able to have a better understanding of a true leader.  Take a few each week to mull over and within a few months, you'll have a better grasp on the different mindsets needed to become a good leader.

Let these quotes on leadership inspire you and help you overcome the hurdles in front of you.  Let these quotes motivate you to be the best you can be.

Have you noticed lately that many television shows have added quotes to their characters monologues or conversations with others?

Leadership Quotes

One person will quote someone famous about a situation they're in.  The other person will come back with who the actual person that wrote or said it originally.  Thus, creating a connection between the two characters.

They're not only creating a connection with between the characters, but they are also showing the viewer that many things one learns in the past also apply to the present.

When you're looking to improve your business skills or personal life, leadership quotes can inspire you to help with good leadership skills.  Use them to help explain a situation or to bring out the best in others.

I have found that many of these quotes inspire my whole family to try their best.  They find them and pass them on through Twitter and Facebook.  They can change your outlook on the situation at hand.

Think about the quotes and their meaning and you'll be able to have a better understanding of how a true leader can inspire others.

Take a few each week to mull over and within a few months, you'll have a better grasp on the different mindsets needed to become a good leader as well as boosting someone's self esteem.

Let these quotes on leadership inspire you and help you overcome the hurdles in front of you and motivate you to be the best you can be.




"And when we think we lead, we are most led."
- Lord Byron

"All leadership is influence."
- John C. Maxwell

"The only real training for leadership is leadership."
- Antony Jay

"Don’t wait for your ship to come in, swim out to it."
- Unknown

"The task of the leader is to get his people from where they are to
where they have not been.
"
- Henry Kissinger

"People are more easily led than driven."
- David Harold Fink

"The leader has to be practical and a realist, yet must talk the
language of the visionary and the idealist.
"
- Eric Hoffer

"The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day
you have stopped leading them."

- General Colin Powell

"Do not follow where the path may lead.  Go instead where
there is no path and leave a trail."

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Nearly all men can stand diversity, but if you want to test a
man's character, give him power."

- Abraham Lincoln

"Never mistake knowledge for wisdom.  One helps you make a
living, the other helps you make a life
".
- Sandra Carey

"Surround yourself with the best people you can find, delegate authority,
and don’t interfere as long as the policy you’ve
decided upon
is being carried out."

- Ronald Reagan


More Leadership Quotes

"Good plans shape good decisions.  That's why good planning
helps to make elusive dreams come true.
"
- Lester R. Bittel

"Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take
your eyes off your goal."

- Henry Ford

"The real leader has no need to lead -
he is content to point the way.
"
- Henry Miller

"It’s never crowded along the extra mile."
- Wayne Dyer

"The best example of leadership is leadership by example.
"- Jerry McClain

"The quality of a leader is reflected in the standards
they set for themselves.
"
- Ray Kroc

"The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it
to change. The leader adjusts the sails."

- John Maxwell

"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more,
do more and become more, you are a leader.
"
- John Quincy Adams

"All leadership is influence."
- John C. Maxwell

"Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do
something you want done because he wants to do it.
"
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

"Leadership is action, not position."
- Donald H. McGannon

"He that cannot obey, cannot command."
- Benjamin Franklin

"The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it
to change. The leader adjusts the sails."

- John Maxwell


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