My own definition of leadership is this: The capacity and the will to rally men and women to a common purpose and the character which inspires confidence.
The nation will find it very hard to look up to the leaders who are keeping their ears to the ground.
Sir Winston Churchill
Management is about arranging and telling. Leadership is about nurturing and enhancing.
Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.
Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them.
John C. Maxwell
In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
Leadership is the key to 99 percent of all successful efforts.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out.
Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy.