Leadership Quotes

“Leadership is getting players to believe in you. If you tell a teammate you’re ready to play as tough as you’re able to, you’d better go out there and do it. Players will see right through a phony. And they can tell when you’re not giving it all you’ve got.”
Larry Bird
“Leadership is such a gripping subject that once it is given center stage it draws attention away from everything elseā€¦but the larger topic of which leadership is a subtopic is the accomplishment of group purpose…”
John Gardner
“The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be.”
“Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion.”
“Giving people self-confidence is by far the most important thing that I can do. Because then they will act.”
Jack Welch
“Time is the scarcest resource and unless it is managed nothing else can be managed.”
Peter Drucker
“The great leaders are like the best conductors – they reach beyond the notes to reach the magic in the players.”
Blaine Lee
“There are, in any population, enormous energies to be tapped by those who understand how to reach them.”
John Gardner
“What I learned from that loss, and also another loss that I’m going to talk about later, was that when you’re there, it’s not good enough to be there, when you’re there, you better walk away with that ring.”
Don Shula
“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.”
Abraham Lincoln