Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them.
John C. Maxwell
A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.
If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform one million realities.
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
Become the kind of leader that people would follow voluntarily; even if you had no title or position.
Don’t necessarily avoid sharp edges. Occasionally they are necessary to leadership.
I must follow the people. Am I not their leader?
Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it’s amazing what they can accomplish.
One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency.
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