13 Inspiring Leadership Quotes

A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way

That's been one of my mantras - focus and simplicity. Simple can be harder than ... there, you can move mountains. 

- Steve Jobs

To have long term success as a coach or in any position of leadership, you have to be obsessed in some way.

- Pat Rile

The final test of a leader is that he leaves behind him in other men, the conviction and the will to carry on.

- Walter Lippmann

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

Never give an order that can’t be obeyed.

- General Douglas MacArthur

A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.

- George Patton


Delegating work works, provided the one delegating works, too.

- Robert Half

 

A good plan violently executed now is better  than a perfect plan executed next week.

True leadership lies in guiding others to success. In ensuring that everyone is performing at their best, doing the work they are pledged to do and doing it well.

- Bill Owens

Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy.

- Norman Schwarzkopf

He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.

- Solon

 Try to please everybody.