Σοφός ο γνωρίζων χρήσιμα
People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision.
The challenge of leadership is to be strong, but not rude; be kind, but not weak; be bold, but not bully; be thoughtful, but not lazy; be humble, but not timid; be proud, but not arrogant; have humor, but without folly.
Έστι δ’ η γνώμη απόφανσις περί των καθόλου και περί όσων αι πράξεις εισί, και αιρετά ή φευκτά εστι προς το πράττειν
I am reminded how hollow the label of leadership sometimes is and how heroic followership can be.
Ανάγκη μεγάλων γνωμών και διανοιών, ίσα και τα ρήματα τίκτει
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
John F. Kennedy
The nation will find it very hard to look up to the leaders who are keeping their ears to the ground.
Sir Winston Churchill
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
The final test of a leader is that he leaves behind him in other men, the conviction and the will to carry on.