Quotes on Leadership

Quotes on leadership can inspire you to start your day with purpose.

You can find serious quotes, funny quotes, long quotes and quotes that make you really think.

Quotes can be found everywhere these days.  People use them as part of their signature on emails, in the beginning of books or at the start of seminars.

People pin them on boards because they were inspired by what they read.  They tweet or retweet them to share with others.

Sometimes you'll find sticky notes with quotes on them plastered all over walls to get you going in the morning.

You can find many different types of sayings on careers, self improvement, happiness, time management, communication and more.

Quotes on Leadership

There's usually a saying for everything you do.  Something that will inspire you to move forward with your life.

Use this sampling of quotes on leadership to help you discover your potential in just about anything you do.

Use them to get you through tough times or to boost yourself even more when you're at the top of your game.

No matter how you start your day, one of these quotes is sure to be just what you're looking for.




Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
- John F. Kennedy

Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough
ahead to motivate them.

- John Maxwell

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

The key to successful leadership today is influence not authority.
- Kenneth Blanchard

Most important, leaders can conceive and articulate goals
that lift people out of their petty preoccupation and unite them
in pursuit of objectives worthy of their best efforts.

- John Gardner

The best executive is the one who has sense enough
to pick good men to do what he wants done,
and self-restraint to keep from meddling
with them while they do it.

- Theodore Roosevelt

Management is doing things right, leadership is doing the right things.
- Peter F. Drucker

Don't tell people how to do things, tell them what to do and
let them surprise you with their results.

- George S. Patton

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Delegating work works, provided the one delegating works, too.
- Robert Half

Only one man in a thousand is a leader of men -
the other 999 follow women.

- Groucho Marx

Pull the string, and it will follow wherever you wish.  Push it,
and it will go nowhere at all.

- Dwight D. Eisenhower

A great leader's courage to fulfill his vision comes from
passion, not position.

- John Maxwell

A good leader inspires people to have confidence in the leader,
a great leader inspires people to have confidence in themselves.

- Anonymous

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

Good leadership consists of showing average people
how to do the work of superior people.

- John D. Rockefeller

A man who wants to lead the orchestra
must turn his back to the crowd.

- James Crook

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