leadership quotes

If there is such a thing as good leadership, it is to give a good example. I have to do so for all the Ikea employees.Ingvar Kamprad

Well, I think that - I think leadership's always been about two main things: imagination and courage.Paul Keating

Power should be reserved for weightlifting and boats, and leadership really involves responsibility.Herb Kelleher

The main tenet of design thinking is empathy for the people you're trying to design for. Leadership is exactly the same thing - building empathy for the people that you're entrusted to help.David M. Kelley

The way I would measure leadership is this: of the people that are working with me, how many wake up in the morning thinking that the company is theirs?David M. Kelley

I liked the military life. They teach you self-sufficiency early on. I always say that I learned most of what I know about leadership in the Marine Corps. Certain basic principles stay with you - sometimes consciously, mostly unconsciously.Raymond Kelly

There was no imminent threat. This was made up in Texas, announced in January to the Republican leadership that war was going to take place and was going to be good politically. This whole thing was a fraud.Edward Kennedy

Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.John F. Kennedy

Moreover, as the leadership of the House confirmed last year, the Administration remains opposed to a congressional resolution on the Armenian Genocide due to Turkish objections. This approach sends absolutely the wrong signal to Turkey and to the rest of the world.Patrick J. Kennedy

You cannot transpose the U.S. system on Turkey, and the Turkish system on France etc. You have to understand the people and their culture. That's leadership.Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa

Governments follow their people. A great deal has to do with the vision of the leadership of governments. They have a vision, and they translate that to their people and to their counterparts in other countries. You can fulfill and achieve a great deal if you get along well as individuals, as people, as persons.Salman Khurshid

If people want to get into leadership through corrupt practices, through corrupt means, I think that's detestable; we have to take action.Jakaya Kikwete

I believe that we as the leader of the Free World must provide important leadership on the ethical parameters, the ethical constraints that this research requires.Ron Kind

We should see the leadership from the White House setting dates certain for certain goals of achieving greater alliance on alternative and renewable energy sources, but we are not.Ron Kind

But 85 percent of the mosques have extremist leadership in this country. Most Muslims, the overwhelming majority of Muslims, are loyal Americans.Peter King

And if the imam and the Muslim leadership in that community is so intent on building bridges, then they should voluntarily move the mosque away from ground zero and move it whether it's uptown or somewhere else, but move it away from that area, the same as the pope directed the Carmelite nuns to move a convent away from Auschwitz.Peter King

As far as Iraq, the important thing is that the Taliban is gone in Afghanistan, three-quarters of the al-Qaida leadership is either dead or in jail, and we now have Saudi Arabia working with us, Pakistan working with us.Peter King

I think America has more than enough maturity and intelligence to start exercising its world leadership responsibly.Cristina Kirchner

The task of the leader is to get his people from where they are to where they have not been.Henry A. Kissinger

A leader does not deserve the name unless he is willing occasionally to stand alone.Henry A. Kissinger