You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform one million realities.
When I give a minister an order, I leave it to him to find the means to carry it out.
Earn your leadership every day.
Management is about arranging and telling. Leadership is about nurturing and enhancing.
My own definition of leadership is this: The capacity and the will to rally men and women to a common purpose and the character which inspires confidence.
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Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy.
A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.
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.