Quotes on Leadership
"A leader is one who is more interested in the success of their people than the success of themselves."
"A leadership position is one that requires many different skills. It is an activity that is sometimes hard to measure, but the results of the team will determine the leaders success." Catherine Pulsifer
"One of the true tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency." Arnold H. Glasgow
"A sense of humor is part of the art of leadership, of getting along with people, of getting things done." Dwight Eisenhower
"A true Leader asks advice, when he has time to think; but he never asks advice in a crisis. He acts." Herbert N. Casson, The Get-To-The-Point Success Reader
"No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it." Andrew Carnegie
"My leadership style was one that I needed to involve staff members in a much stronger role as their own change agents where they not only clearly understood the issues but also took it upon themselves to recommend strategies for change that would improve service yet maintain the same staffing model." Byron Pulsifer, The Best Is Not Always
"Entrepreneurial leadership requires the ability to move quickly when opportunity presents itself." Brian Tracy
"It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership." Nelson Mandela
"The best leaders are very often the best listeners. They have an open mind. They are not interested in having their own way but in finding the best way." Wilferd Peterson
So often, you hear leaders state they are coaches. But, when you look at where their priorities are, it is not with their people; it is usually with the outside customer." Byron & Catherine Pulsifer, from As a Coach, Who is Your Customer
"The ultimate leader is one who is willing to develop people to the point that they eventually surpass him or her in knowledge and ability." Fred A. Manske, Jr.
"True leaders are the first to admit that they don't know everything and that they need help." Bill Byrd, Sweet Success 12 Proven Habits of Winning Leaders
"Blessed is he who has learned to admire but not envy, to follow but not imitate, to praise but not flatter, and to lead but not manipulate." William Arthur Ward
the genuine leaders -
smile in the face of adversity."
the leader is the
speed of the gang."
Mary Kay Ash
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