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
The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
My responsibility is getting all my players playing for the name on the front of the jersey, not the one on the back.
A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.
A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.
Leaders aren’t born, they are made. And they are made just like anything else, through hard work. And that’s the price we’ll have to pay to achieve that goal, or any goal.
He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.
A good general not only sees the way to victory; he also knows when victory is impossible.
Not the cry, but the flight of a wild duck, leads the flock to fly and follow.
Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others.