Monday, August 30, 2010

Wise Words for Leaders

"Only a virtuous people are capable of freedom. As a nation becomes corrupt and vicious, they have more need of masters." - Benjamin Franklin

Have you ever noticed that those who are the most opinionated are usually also the most easily offended? It's kind of ironic isn't it? Those who hurt more feelings than anyone usually get their feelings hurt more than anyone! ~ I love this one!

Nothing so conclusively proves a man's ability to lead others as what he does from day to day to lead himself.
~ by Thomas J. Watson

Remember the difference between a boss and a leader; a boss says Go! - a leader says Let's go!

Leaders don't create followers, they create more leaders. Wise Phrase by Tom Peters

Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing. Nice Word by Albert Schweitzer

You do not lead by hitting people over the head. That's assault, not leadership. Meaningful Quotation by Dwight D. Eisenhower

A good leader is a person who takes a little more than his share of the blame and a little less than his share of the credit. Wise Phrase by John C. Maxwell

You can't lead anyone else further than you have gone yourself. Wise Phrase by Gene Mauch

A leader who doesn't hesitate before he sends his nation into battle is not fit to be a leader. Famous Saying by Golda Meir

You don't have to hold a position in order to be a leader. Wise Phrase by Anthony J. D'Angelo, The College Blue Book This is a great one too!

Leadership: the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it. Famous Saying by Dwight D. Eisenhower

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