leadership quotes

If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right.Henry Ford

Don't find fault, find a remedy.Henry Ford

With gridlock the norm, Congress's approval rating is below 10 percent and the public has lost faith in its national leadership.Ron Fournier

Today a reader, tomorrow a leader.Margaret Fuller

If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.Thomas Fuller

In fair weather prepare for foul.Thomas Fuller

Well, I've ruffled a few feathers at all the institutions I've led. But I think that's part of leadership.Robert M. Gates

The great leaders have always stage-managed their effects.Charles de Gaulle

Leadership is standing with your people. People say you have to live to fight another day, but sometimes you have to show you are a true leader.Leymah Gbowee

I think that my leadership style is to get people to fear staying in place, to fear not changing.Lou Gerstner

The next thing is: we can make IBM even better. We brought IBM back but we're gunning for leadership.Louis Gerstner

The employer generally gets the employees he deserves.J. Paul Getty

I'm not a natural leader. I'm too intellectual; I'm too abstract; I think too much.Newt Gingrich

A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit.Arnold H. Glasow

A significant number of pages and sentences that the administration wants to keep in a classified status have already been released publicly, some of it by public statements of the leadership of the CIA and the FBI.Bob Graham

President Bush has shown great leadership. He has said that the 21st century will not be ruled or dictated by terrorists, dictators, and murderers. He is absolutely right. God bless him for his resolve.Lindsey Graham

Sometimes leadership is planting trees under whose shade you'll never sit. It may not happen fully till after I'm gone. But I know that the steps we're taking are the right steps.Jennifer M. Granholm

Libertarians believe that any government interference is bad. Anyone with a brain knows that climate change needs governmental leadership, and they can smell this is bad news for their philosophy. Their ideology is so strongly held that, remarkably, it's overcoming the facts.Jeremy Grantham

We need the kind of leadership exemplified by President Kennedy to just do it! But we must do it as good stewards, aggressively exerting control over the moon. We can best do this by going there.Wilson Greatbatch

The leadership lost its nerve. Instead of taking the lead in the reform movement... they pulled the plug on it. They tried and are still trying to return the church to the dry ice of the previous century and a half.Andrew Greeley