Topics - Leadership


Quote 2010Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
Quote 3021The task of the leader is to get his people from where they are to where they have not been.
Quote 7663The first man gets the oyster, the second man gets the shell.
Quote 7759It is rare to find a business partner who is selfless. If you are lucky it happens once in a lifetime.
Quote 7793The cautious seldom err. - Confucius
Quote 7907Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.
Quote 7924Without initiative, leaders are simply workers in leadership positions.
Quote 8030The very exercise of leadership fosters capacity for it.
Quote 8054My attitude is never to be satisfied, never enough, never.
Quote 8103Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.
Quote 8170In fair weather prepare for foul. - Thomas Fuller
Quote 8180If you want a quality, act as if you already had it.
Quote 8187Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get.
Quote 8233When your values are clear to you, making decisions becomes easier.
Quote 8411A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.
Quote 8425If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.
Quote 8486No person will make a great business who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit.
Quote 8577Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.
Quote 8593Strong convictions precede great actions. - James Freeman Clarke
Quote 8763To succeed in business it is necessary to make others see things as you see them.
Quote 8791You're only as good as the people you hire.
Quote 8803People who don't take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year. People who do take risks generally make about two big mistake...
Quote 8819High expectations are the key to everything. - Sun Tzu
Quote 8944If you have ideas, you have the main asset you need, and there isn't any limit to what you can do with your business and your life. Ide...
Quote 9028Everyone who's ever taken a shower has an idea. It's the person who gets out of the shower, dries off and does something about it ...
Quote 9115People who enjoy meetings should not be in charge of anything.
Quote 9180Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves.
Quote 9191The employer generally gets the employees he deserves.
Quote 9193Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.
Quote 9474Clarity affords focus. - W. Clement Stone
Quote 9668Good enough never is. - J. P. Morgan
Quote 9685Getting in touch with your true self must be your first priority.
Quote 9787Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
Quote 9811Making good decisions is a crucial skill at every level.
Quote 10131Good management is the art of making problems so interesting and their solutions so constructive that everyone wants to get to work and deal...
Quote 10141Leaders grasp nettles. - David Ogilvy
Quote 10234Get the best people and train them well. - Nolan Bushnell
Quote 10709Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out.
Quote 10744Leadership cannot really be taught. It can only be learned.
Quote 10882You have to have your heart in the business and the business in your heart.
Quote 10900Your most dangerous competitors are those that are most like you.
Quote 11311If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.
Quote 11316Every silver lining has a cloud. - Stephen Covey
Quote 11317The exercise of power is determined by thousands of interactions between the world of the powerful and that of the powerless, all the more s...
Quote 11340You have to think anyway, so why not think big?
Quote 11377The amount of good luck coming your way depends on your willingness to act.
Quote 11749Affirmation without discipline is the beginning of delusion.
Quote 11779To succeed, one must be creative and persistent.
Quote 11908The secret of my success is a two word answer: Know people.
Quote 11937Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.
Quote 11958The nicest thing about standards is that there are so many of them to choose from.
Quote 11973Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Quote 12000Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and in actions.
Quote 12033No matter how carefully you plan your goals they will never be more than pipe dreams unless you pursue them with gusto.
Quote 12054You have no power at all if you do not exercise constant power.
Quote 12517The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
Quote 12613Whatever ought to be, can be. - James Rouse
Quote 12655Think little goals and expect little achievements. Think big goals and win big success.
Quote 12738Obstacles are things a person sees when he takes his eyes off his goal.
Quote 12964Doing is a quantum leap from imagining. - Thomas Leonard
Quote 13045Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why.
Quote 13114I look for what needs to be done. After all, that's how the universe designs itself.
Quote 13136Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you'll be able to see farther.
Quote 13151Today a reader, tomorrow a leader. - Margaret Fuller
Quote 13257If you care enough for a result, you will most certainly attain it.
Quote 13388What helps people, helps business. - Leo Burnett
Quote 13411How we think shows through in how we act. Attitudes are mirrors of the mind. They reflect thinking.
Quote 13523If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right.
Quote 13577He who is prudent and lies in wait for an enemy who is not, will be victorious.
Quote 13658Don't find fault, find a remedy. - John D. Rockefeller
Quote 13705Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them.