A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.
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.
To have long term success as a coach or in any position of leadership, you have to be obsessed in some way.
I start with the premise that the function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.
Leadership is lifting a person’s vision to high sights, the raising of a person’s performance to a higher standard, the building of a personality beyond its normal limitations.
Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out.
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
John F. Kennedy
Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.
If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform one million realities.
I am endlessly fascinated that playing football is considered a training ground for leadership, but raising children isn’t.
Dee Dee Myers