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Leadership Quotes

Read inspirational quotes from some of the top business, leadership and management minds.


Shared by Kate Moor
You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him.
- Unknown

Shared by Clement Fernandes
"There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader."
- Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

Shared by Clement Fernandes
"Becoming an effective leader is often described as moving from 'me' to 'we'."
- Phil Dourado

Shared by Clement Fernandes
"Leadership: The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it."
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Shared by Clement Fernandes
"Life is denied by lack of attention, whether it be to cleaning windows or trying to write a masterpiece."
- Nadia Boulanger

Shared by Clement Fernandes
"Listen to the mustn'ts, child. Listen to the don'ts. Listen to the shouldn'ts, the impossibles, the won'ts. Listen to the never haves, Then listen close to me... Anything can happen, child. Anything can be."
- Shel Silverstein

Shared by Clement Fernandes
"Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."
- Harold R. McAlindon

Shared by Clement Fernandes
"To love what you do and feel that it matters -- how could anything be more fun?"
- Katharine Graham

Shared by Clement Fernandes
Leadership is not magnetic personality, that can just as well be a glib tongue. It is not making friends and influencing people", that is flattery. Leadership is lifting a person's vision to higher sights, the raising of a person's performance to a higher standard, the building of a personality beyond its normal limitations."
- Peter F. Drucker

Shared by Clement Fernandes
"A great work is made out of a combination of obedience and liberty."
- Nadia Boulanger