Being A Good Leader Quotes by Sun Tzu, Laozi, George E. M. Kelly, George Orwell, Theodore Roosevelt, Henry Miller and many others.
A leader leads by example not by force.
A good manager is best when people barely know that he exists. Not so good when people obey and acclaim him. Worse when they despise him.
Remember the difference between a boss and a leader. A boss says, Go! A leader says, Let’s go!
High sentiments always win in the end. The leaders who offer blood, toil, tears and sweat always get more out of their followers than those who offer safety and a good time. When it comes to the pinch, human beings are heroic.
People ask the difference between a leader and a boss. The leader leads, and the boss drives.
The real leader has no need to lead – he is content to point the way.
He who has never learned to obey cannot be a good commander.
He who cannot be a good follower cannot be a good leader.
A leader is best when people barely know that he exists.
Being a good leader today doesn’t mean you’ll be a good leader 10 years from now. You have to adapt to the times
Leadership is understanding people and involving them to help you do a job. That takes all of the good characteristics, like integrity, dedication of purpose, selflessness, knowledge, skill, implacability, as well as determination not to accept failure.
The best executive is one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
Nothing so conclusively proves a man’s ability to lead others as what he does from day to day to lead himself.
Well, the first quality of being a good leader is you have to be able to follow. See, a good leader cant just be the leader all the time, I have to be able to follow.
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.
No man is good enough to govern another man without the other’s consent.
A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.