The Art of Leadership: 10 Trailblazers on What it Takes to Lead

The Art of Leadership: 10 Trailblazers on What it Takes to Lead

From Young Entrepreneur

 

1. “A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: We did it ourselves.”

 

Lau Tzu

 

2.“There is no power on earth that can neutralize the influence of a high, simple and useful life.”

 

Booker T. Washington

 

3. “Lead me, follow me, or get out of my way.”

 

General George Patton

 

4. “The only safe ship in a storm, is leadership.”

 

Faye Wattleton , president of Planned Parenthood

 

5. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”

 

Eleanor Roosevelt

 

6. “Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it’s amazing what they can accomplish.”

 

Sam Walton

 

7. “You take people as far as they can go, not as far as you would like them to go.

 

Jeannette Rankin, 2st woman elected to US Congress

 

8. “A leader is a dealer in hope.”

 

Napolean Bonaparte

 

9. “Being powerful is like being a lady, if you have to tell people you are, you aren’t.”

 

Margaret Thatcher

 

10. “Leadership is unlocking people’s potential to become better.”

 

Bill Bradley, former US Senator