leadership quotes

The exercise of power is determined by thousands of interactions between the world of the powerful and that of the powerless, all the more so because these worlds are never divided by a sharp line: everyone has a small part of himself in both.Vaclav Havel

I think directors should be confident in their leadership capabilities. I think directors should be confident in what they want to do.Philip Seymour Hoffman

Leadership means forming a team and working toward common objectives that are tied to time, metrics, and resources.Russel Honore

Leadership is working with goals and vision; management is working with objectives.Russel Honore

Getting in touch with your true self must be your first priority.Tom Hopkins

The more consistent a father can be or a mentor can be in the person's life and teach them principles of real solid manhood, character, integrity and leadership, the more consistent you can be in the person's life and teach them those things at a younger age, and then the better off they'll be.Allan Houston

At IBM, if we kept our same leadership for 36 years, we'd be bankrupt.Scott Howell

We need fresh, new leadership with bold ideas and a new approach to get more people back to work with quality jobs and restored dignity in the lives of our Utahns.Scott Howell

One secret of leadership is that the mind of a leader never turns off. Leaders even when they are sightseers or spectators, are active; not passive observers.James Humes

The art of communication is the language of leadership.James Humes

Every time you have to speak, you are auditioning for leadership.James Humes

Leadership in today's world requires far more than a large stock of gunboats and a hard fist at the conference table.Hubert H. Humphrey

Our country also hungers for leadership to ensure the long-term survival of our Social Security system. With 70 million baby boomers in this country on the verge of retirement, we need to take action to shore up the system.Kay Bailey Hutchison

The important thing is that we recognize our President's leadership, that he is not saying: I am going to walk away from this. He is saying: I am going to do the right thing.Kay Bailey Hutchison

I forgot to shake hands and be friendly. It was an important lesson about leadership.Lee Iacocca

I think it is important for people who are given leadership roles to assume that role immediately.Bob Iger

Where there is an absence of international political leadership, civil society should step in to fill the gap, providing the energy and vision needed to move the world in a new and better direction.Daisaku Ikeda

Leadership does not depend on being right.Ivan Illich

The President's speech suggested to me that were we to follow his leadership, we will be in Iraq not for months, but for years. I also hope I am wrong on this.Daniel Inouye

I want to organize so that women see ourselves as people who are entitled to power, entitled to leadership.Patricia Ireland