It is absurd that a man should rule others, who cannot rule himself.
Ανάγκη μεγάλων γνωμών και διανοιών, ίσα και τα ρήματα τίκτει
Whatever you are, be a good one.
A good general not only sees the way to victory; he also knows when victory is impossible.
The challenge of leadership is to be strong, but not rude; be kind, but not weak; be bold, but not bully; be thoughtful, but not lazy; be humble, but not timid; be proud, but not arrogant; have humor, but without folly.
Never give an order that can’t be obeyed.
General Douglas MacArthur
In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
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.
Where there is no vision, the people perish.
Not the cry, but the flight of a wild duck, leads the flock to fly and follow.