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18 Powerful Quotes on Leadership That Will Inspire You

18 Powerful Quotes on Leadership That Will Inspire You

18 Powerful Quotes on Leadership That Will Inspire You

Every leader needs encouragement and strength constantly to lead well. It’s a tiring role, but a very fulfilling one when you know you’ve done a great job guiding and helping others grow. Here are 18 very powerful quotes that will inspire and motivate you to be a great leader.

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Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other. – John F. Kennedy

The greatest gift of leadership is a boss who wants you to be successful. – Jon Taffer

Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others. – Jack Welch

I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. – Maya Angelou

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The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things. – Ronald Reagan

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The very essence of leadership is that you have to have vision. You can’t blow an uncertain trumpet. – Theodore M. Hesburgh

A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way. – John C. Maxwell

A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better. – Jim Rohn

Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen. – Michael Jordan

The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails. – John Maxwell

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There is no investment you can make which will pay you so well as the effort to scatter sunshine and good cheer through your establishment. – Orison Swett Marden

Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things. – Peter Drucker

A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don’t necessarily want to go, but ought to be. – Rosalynn Carter

To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart. – Eleanor Roosevelt

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Becoming a leader is synonymous with becoming yourself. It is precisely that simple and it is also that difficult. – Warren Bennis

The challenge of leadership is to be strong, but not rude; be kind, but not weak; be bold, but not a bully; be thoughtful, but not lazy; be humble, but not timid; be proud, but not arrogant; have humor, but without folly. – Jim Rohn

No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it. – Andrew Carnegie

Of all the things I’ve done, the most vital is coordinating those who work with me and aiming their efforts at a certain goal. – Walt Disney

We do hope these quotes bring you inspiration and strength as it did for us.

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