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A good person gives life to others; the wise person teaches others how to live. - Proverb

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

A leader's attitude is caught by his or her followers more quickly than his or her actions.
- John C Maxwell

A person who wants to lead the orchestra must turn their back on the crowd. - James Crook

A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn't like the tune. - Unknown

Act so as to encourage the best in others, and by so doing you will develop the best in yourself. - Felix Adler

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Don't tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and let them surprise you with their results. - George S. Patton

Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend. - Albert Camus

Each person must live their life as a model for others. - Rosa Parks

Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing. - Albert Schweitzer

I cannot trust a man to control others who cannot control himself. - Robert E Lee

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader. - John Quincy Adams

It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself. - Eleanor Roosevelt

Leaders are readers. - Denis Kimbro

Leaders don't create followers, they create more leaders. - Tom Peters

Leaders enable others to act not by hoarding the power they have but by giving it away.
- Kouzes Posner

Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them. - John Maxwell

Leaders must be seen to be up front, up to date, up to their job, and up early in the morning. - Lord Sieff

Leaders with self-awareness understand they don't just exchange information, they influence people's moods and emotions. - Steve Gutzler

Leadership is an action, not a word. - Richard P Cooley

Leadership is action, not position. - Donald H McGannon

Leadership is the ability to get extraordinary achievement from ordinary people. - Brian Tracy

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

More than anything leadership is about creating a new way of life... leaders must foster change. - Kouzes Posner

One can inspire a group of others only if one oneself is filled with confidence and hope of success. - Floyd V Filson

One of the true tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency. - Arnold Glasgow

One test of leadership: Turn around, and see if anyone is following you. - Unknown

People are changed, not by coercion or intimidation, but by example. - Unknown

Really great people make you feel that you, too, can become great. - Mark Twain

Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others; it is the only means.
- Albert Einstein

The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers. - Ralph Nader

The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but to reveal to him his own. - Benjamin Disraeli

The highest service we can perform for others is to help them help themselves. - Horace Mann

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

There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
- Edith Wharton

To become truly great, one has to stand with people, not above them. - Charles de Montesquieu

You will rise by lifting others. - Robert G Ingersoll


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