I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure, which is: Try to please everybody.
A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
General Dwight Eisenhower
The nation will find it very hard to look up to the leaders who are keeping their ears to the ground.
Sir Winston Churchill
Never give an order that can’t be obeyed.
General Douglas MacArthur
It is absurd that a man should rule others, who cannot rule himself.
Leaders think and talk about the solutions. Followers think and talk about the problems.
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
General George Patton
I start with the premise that the function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.