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.
Never give an order that can’t be obeyed.
General Douglas MacArthur
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
The art of leadership is saying no, not saying yes. It is very easy to say yes.
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.
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other’s consent.
I am endlessly fascinated that playing football is considered a training ground for leadership, but raising children isn’t.
Dee Dee Myers
Don’t necessarily avoid sharp edges. Occasionally they are necessary to leadership.
The greatest leaders mobilize others by coalescing people around a shared vision.
We live in a society obsessed with public opinion. But leadership has never been about popularity.