Leadership Direction.. Quotes..

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One of the most interesting topics for me and, I think, for most of us is the Leadership. Impressed with my colleague Lejla’s last week blog on leadership, I would like to share with you these inspiring quotes on leadership.. enjoy..

Amazingly enough, that one of the quotes that sated that leadership like swimming can not be learnt is a professor in the McGill University School of Management.


“The trouble with the world is that the stupid are so confident while the intelligent are full of doubt”

Bertrand Russell


“A leader is one who sees more than others see, who sees farther than others see, and who sees before others see.”

Leroy Eimes


“Leadership Requires The Courage To Make Decisions That Will Benefit The Next Generation.”

Alan Autry


A Man Who Wants To Lead The Orchestra Must Turn His Back On The Crowd.”

Max Lucad


“All Of The Great Leaders Have Had One Characteristic In Common: It Was The Willingness To Confront Unequivocally The Major Anxiety Of Their People In Their Time. This, And Not Much Else, Is The Essence Of Leadership.”

John Kenneth Galbraith


“Innovation Distinguishes Between A Leader And A Follower.”

Steve Jobs


“Leadership, Like Swimming, Cannot Be Learned By Reading About It.”

Henry Mintzberg, McGill University School of Management,

The Nature of Managerial Work, Harper & Row, 1973


To Lead, One Must Follow.”

Lao Tzu, 604-531 B. C., Founder of Taoism, Tao Te Ching


“No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself, or to get all the credit for doing it”.

Author: Andrew Carnegie


“Love and respect do not automatically accompany a position of leadership. They must be earned.”

Author: Anonymous..



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Hubert Humphrey Fellow 2011 - 2012 Mona Has worked for the Alexandria Business Association for ten years as editor of AlRewad magazine. She is author of two books: "Dialogue between Culture", and "Sidney Hook: His moral and political standpoint"

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