"The wisest among us - the genuine leaders - smile in the face of adversity."
"Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower."
Left Behind |
"The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang."
Mary Kay Ash
"Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and in actions."
Harold S. Geneen
"Communication is the real work of leadership."
"The quality of a leader is reflected in the standards
they set for themselves."
What Is Your Destiny |
"If some of today's leaders don't relearn the value of a smile,
they'll be unable to fire up others' ability to find real enjoyment
in their work."
Ken Blanchard and Terry Waghorn, Mission Possible
"Leadership is communicating to people their worth and potential so
clearly that they come to see it in themselves."
Stephen R. Covey, The 8th Habit
Believe In Yourself |
"The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority."
What We Believe Becomes Who We Are |
"A leader is someone who helps improve the lives of other people
or improve the system they live under."
Making A Difference |
"You cannot manage men into battle.You manage things; you lead people."
Grace Murray Hopper
Helping Others |
Why All This Talk of Coaching Rather Than Managing |
"Big thinkers are specialists in creating positive,
forward-looking, optimistic pictures
in their own minds and in the minds of others."
David J. Schwartz, Ph. D
Positive Thinking |
"If you want to be positive, upbeat, and passionate, you need to take responsibility for being that way."
John C. Maxwell, The 17 Essential Qualities of a Team Player
"Leadership is based on inspiration, not domination; on cooperation,
William Arthur Ward
"It is generally more difficult to be a leader than a manager."
Barry Silverstein, Motivating Employees
Made to Stick |