He who has great power should use it lightly.
People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself, or to get all the credit for doing it.
Leaders aren’t born, they are made. And they are made just like anything else, through hard work. And that’s the price we’ll have to pay to achieve that goal, or any goal.
A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.
Never give an order that can’t be obeyed.
General Douglas MacArthur
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
Σοφός ο γνωρίζων χρήσιμα
The growth and development of people is the highest calling of leadership.
A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.