Leadership Quotes

Some of the best advice is passed on from person to person and generation to generation in the form of quotes. These little sound-bites can often pack a lot of wisdom in a few well selected words. Here are some motivational & leadership quotes from well known authors. Please feel free to use them in your daily life and share them with others.

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Let me pass, I have to follow them, I am their leader.
-Alexandra Ledru-Rollin

If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.
-Booker T. Washington

Leadership is action not position.
-Charles H. McGannon

It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
-Eleanor Roosevelt

The true leader serves. Serves people. Serves their best interests, and in doing so will not always be popular, may not always impress. But because true leaders are motivated by loving concern rather than a desire for personal glory, they are willing to pay the price.
–Eugene B. Habecker

If you wish to be a leader you will be frustrated, for very few people wish to be led. If you aim to be a servant you will never be frustrated.
-Frank F. Warren

Good leaders are like good coaches, they give their team the tools they need and ask for as well as the encouragement, and compliments to stay in the game.
-Gary Hudson

Don’t tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and let them surprise you with their results.
-George S. Patton

The best kind of customer service happens when management enables employees to put the customer in control.
-Guy Kawasaki

The CEO’s attitude towards customer service is the primary determinant of the quality of service that a company delivers.
-Guy Kawasaki

When employees feel appreciated and capable, they will naturally respond to your customers in a more positive way.
-Marilyn Suttle

The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant.
-Max DePree

Good leaders must first become good servants.
-Robert Greenleaf

The secret to success in business, and in life, is to serve others. Put others first in all you do.
-Kevin Stirtz

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The article was written by Kevin Stirtz