Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, concerned citizens can change world. Indeed it is the only thing that ever has.
We live in a society obsessed with public opinion. But leadership has never been about popularity.
Τα αποφθέγματα είναι ο σύντομος δρόμος προς πολλή γνώση
True leadership lies in guiding others to success. In ensuring that everyone is performing at their best, doing the work they are pledged to do and doing it well.
It is absurd that a man should rule others, who cannot rule himself.
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.
Don’t necessarily avoid sharp edges. Occasionally they are necessary to leadership.
A good general not only sees the way to victory; he also knows when victory is impossible.
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.
Become the kind of leader that people would follow voluntarily; even if you had no title or position.