10 quotes on leadership

Here are 10 of my favorite leadership quotes. I hope they inspire you as much as they inspire me!

  1. “Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.” —John F. Kennedy
  2. “The most dangerous leadership myth is that leaders are born—that there is a genetic factor to leadership. That’s nonsense; in fact, the opposite is true. Leaders are made rather than born.” —Warren Bennis
  3. “There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.” —Colin Powell
  4.  “Don’t let anything stop you. There will be times when you’ll be disappointed, but you can’t stop. Make yourself the very best that you can make of what you are. The very best.” —Sadie T. Alexander
  5.  “Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others.” —Jack Welch
  6. “You manage things; you lead people.” —Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper
  7. “The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority.” —Kenneth Blanchard
  8. “Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.” —General George Patton
  9. “Leadership is about empathy. It is about having the ability to relate and to connect with people for the purpose of inspiring and empowering their lives.” – Oprah
  10. “If there is no struggle, there is no progress.” –Frederick Douglass
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