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Leadership and Courage To Act

A leader must have the courage to act against an expert's advice.

President Truman on Leadership and Progress

Men make history and not the other way 'round. 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.

Thirty-Third President of the United States (1945-1953)

Fred Pryor on Leadership

The ultimate responsibility of a leader is to facilitate other people's development as well as his own.

Lewis H. Lapham on Leadership

Leadership consists not in degrees of technique but in traits of character; it requires moral rather than athletic or intellectual effort, and it imposes on both the leader and follower alike the burdens of self-restraint.

Recognition Is A Powerful Leadership Tool

Recognition is a powerful leadership tool because it is appropriate for everyone in the organization.

Organizations Need Leadership

Organizations need to have someone at the top who can keep everybody on track, and who will determine whether a particular item being discussed is part of its focus or not. People lose track of what the goal is after a while. They start to get caught up in doing the day to day things and forget what you were ultimately trying to do as an enterprise.

What Is The Duty Of A Leader

What was the duty of the leader if not to inspire?

Outstanding Leadership

To be an outstanding leader one must be able to take a back seat without losing control of the steering wheel.

True Leadership

True leadership is the art of changing a group from what it is into what it ought to be. It's not something that is done "to" people, it is something done "with" people. By that definition, every person in your organization can and must lead.

Leadership Is An Attitude

Leadership is an attitude before it becomes an ability.

The Secret Of A Leader

The secret of a leader lies in the tests he has faced over the whole course of his life and the habit of action he develops in meeting those tests.

Leadership Gravitates

Leadership gravitates to the man who can talk.

American writer best known for making Lawrence of Arabia famous

Ninety Percent of Leadership

Ninety percent of leadership is the ability to communicate something people either want, or want to achieve.

U.S. Senator from California

The Key To Successful Leadership

The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority.

Leader In Chaotic Times

Vision is the essence of being a leader in chaotic times.