A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.
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.
Become the kind of leader that people would follow voluntarily; even if you had no title or position.
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There are three essentials to leadership: humility, clarity and courage.
Do what you feel in your heart to be right–for you’ll be criticized anyway.
Leaders think and talk about the solutions. Followers think and talk about the problems.
Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate, and doubt to offer a solution everybody can understand.
General Colin Powell
What you do has far greater impact than what you say.
Not the cry, but the flight of a wild duck, leads the flock to fly and follow.