leadership quotes

You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now.Angela Davis

This week you will nominate the most experienced executive to seek the presidency in 60 years in Mitt Romney. He has no illusions about what makes America great, and he doesn't confuse the presidency with celebrity, or loftiness with leadership.Artur Davis

I can say with absolute certainty that I will run for one of two offices: my state Senate seat or for the governor. I'm still trying to decide, but I do think people are ready for a change from the partisan, very fractured leadership we have in Texas.Wendy Davis

It is better to have a lion at the head of an army of sheep, than a sheep at the head of an army of lions.Daniel Defoe

It simply cannot be disputed that for decades the Palestinian leadership was more interested in there not being a Jewish state than in there being a Palestinian state.Alan Dershowitz

When your values are clear to you, making decisions becomes easier.Roy E. Disney

My observation is that women are merely waiting for their husbands to assume leadership.James Dobson

I supported my friend Congressman Shuler over former Speaker Nancy Pelosi during our party's leadership elections in November citing a need for new leadership.Joe Donnelly

Individual and corporate support is vital to building on London's leadership in the arts, and I hope others will join me in wanting to build on the National's role at the heart of modern theatre and sustaining it long into the future.Lloyd Dorfman

Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results not attributes.Peter Drucker

No institution can possibly survive if it needs geniuses or supermen to manage it. It must be organized in such a way as to be able to get along under a leadership composed of average human beings.Peter Drucker

Making good decisions is a crucial skill at every level.Peter Drucker

I don't know what leadership is. You can't touch it. You can't feel it. It's not tangible. But I do know this: you recognize it when you see it.Bob Ehrlich

Leadership is about doing what you know is right - even when a growing din of voices around you is trying to convince you to accept what you know to be wrong.Robert. L. Ehrlich

The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible, no matter whether it is on a section gang, a football field, in an army, or in an office.Dwight D. Eisenhower

Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.Dwight D. Eisenhower

It is rare to find a business partner who is selfless. If you are lucky it happens once in a lifetime.Michael Eisner

I know of no single formula for success. But over the years I have observed that some attributes of leadership are universal and are often about finding ways of encouraging people to combine their efforts, their talents, their insights, their enthusiasm and their inspiration to work together.Queen Elizabeth II

My attitude is never to be satisfied, never enough, never.Duke Ellington

Whose leadership, whose judgment, whose values do you want in the White House when that crisis lands like a thud on the Oval Office desk?Rahm Emanuel