Leadership is getting someone to do what they don't want to do, to achieve what they want to achieve.
A big man is one who makes us feel bigger when we are with him.
You can't measure the heart of a champion.
Men make history, and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.
He who has never learned to obey cannot be a good commander.
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.
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.
Leaders who win the respect of others are the ones who deliver more than they promise, not the ones who promise more thatn they can deliver.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
The key to successful leadership is influence, not authority.
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