The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant.
I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure, which is: Try to please everybody.
The final test of a leader is that he leaves behind him in other men, the conviction and the will to carry on.
People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision.
Leadership is the key to 99 percent of all successful efforts.
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other’s consent.
Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
General Dwight Eisenhower
Never give an order that can’t be obeyed.
General Douglas MacArthur
The growth and development of people is the highest calling of leadership.
A competent leader can get efficient service from poor troops, while on the contrary an incapable leader can demoralize the best of troops.
John J Pershing