Select Leadership Quotes
Let me pass, I have to follow them, I am their leader.
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.
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.
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.
The CEO’s attitude towards customer service is the primary determinant of the quality of service that a company delivers.
When employees feel appreciated and capable, they will naturally respond to your customers in a more positive way.
The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant.
Good leaders must first become good servants.
The secret to success in business, and in life, is to serve others. Put others first in all you do.