Being A Leader Quotes

Being A Leader Quotes by Warren G. Bennis, Friedrich Nietzsche, Jared Dudley, Michael Jordan, John Kenneth Galbraith, Bill Kreutzmann and many others.

I am reminded how hollow the label of leadership someti

I am reminded how hollow the label of leadership sometimes is and how heroic followership can be.
Warren G. Bennis
To do great things is difficult; but to command great things is more difficult.
Friedrich Nietzsche
Being a leader is natural to me.
Jared Dudley
I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.
Michael Jordan
All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common: it was the willingness to confront unequivocally the major anxiety of their people in their time. This, and not much else, is the essence of leadership.
John Kenneth Galbraith
I’m really thankful and complimented when people come to me and say, thank you for the great times for all these years. But I don’t think about it as being a leader.
Bill Kreutzmann
The decisions you make affect a lot of people. You have investors, employees, and customers who all rely on you. Being a leader is a 24-hour-a-day job.
Jon Oringer
Being consistent meant not departing from convictions already formulated; being a leader meant making other persons accept these convictions. It was a narrow track, and a one-way, but a person might travel a considerable distance on it. A number of dictators have.
Jessamyn West
When the effective leader is finished with his work, the people say it happened naturally.
Whether it is with friends or family, I expect them to set a great example for me, and hopefully I will do the same for them. And that is all part of being a leader.
Steve Nash
Leadership has a harder job to do than just choose sides. It must bring sides together.
Jesse Jackson
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
Ronald Reagan
We don’t think about women being leaders.
Hillary Clinton
If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then, you are an excellent leader.
Dolly Parton
The art of leadership is saying no, not saying yes. It is very easy to say yes.
Tony Blair
The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.
Cornelius Nepos
The task of leadership is not to put greatness into people, but to elicit it, for the greatness is there already.
John Buchan