Quotes about leadership

“It is a curious thing, Harry, but perhaps those who are best suited to power are those who have never sought it. Those who, like you, have leadership thrust upon them, and take up the mantle because they must, and find to their own surprise that they wear it well.”

J.K. Rowling

“To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.”

Eleanor Roosevelt

“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.”

William Arthur Ward

“I don't care if you're black, white, straight, bisexual, gay, lesbian, short, tall, fat, skinny, rich or poor. If you're nice to me, I'll be nice to you. Simple as that.”

Robert Michaels MD - 2007 - Graduation Speaker

“It's hard to lead a cavalry charge if you think you look funny on a horse.”

Adlai E. Stevenson II

“Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we could be.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

“If you want to rebel, rebel from inside the system.That's much more powerful than rebelling outside the system.”

Marie Lu

“Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others.”

Robert Louis Stevenson

“The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.”

Ronald Reagan

“Leadership is not about titles, positions or flowcharts. It is about one life influencing another.”

John C. Maxwell