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'Tis a dainty thing to command, though 'twere but a flock of sheep.
~ Miguel de Cervantes | ( Spanish novelist ) | 1547-1616 | Leadership
quotes Division : Novelists   
     
A crown, golden in show is but a wreath of thorns.
~ John Milton | ( English poet. ) | 1608-1674 | Leadership
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
A leader is a dealer in hope.
~ Napoleon I | ( Napoleon Bonaparte. French general. ) | 1769-1821 | Leadership
quotes Division : War Leaders   
     
A leader is one who, out of madness or goodness, volunteers to take upon himself the woe of the people. There are few men so foolish, hence the erratic quality of leadership in the world.
~ John Updike | ( American writer. ) | 1932 - | Leadership
quotes Division : American writers   
     
A prince should be slow to punish, and quick to reward.
~ Ovid | ( Roman poet. ) | BC 43-AD 18 | Leadership
quotes Division : Ancient Romans   
     
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 | ( Canadian-American economist. ) | 1908-2007 | Leadership
quotes Division : Economists and Business   
     
An order that can be misunderstood will be misunderstood.
~ Napoleon I | ( Napoleon Bonaparte. French general. ) | 1769-1821 | Leadership
quotes Division : War Leaders   
     
Anyone can steer the ship when the sea is calm.
~ Publilius Syrus | ( Roman writer and poet. ) | 1st Centry BC-? | Leadership
quotes Division : Ancient Romans   
     
Do you wish to rise? Begin by descending. You plan a tower that will pierce the clouds? Lay first the foundation of humility.
~ Saint Augustine | ( Theologian and Latin philosopher. ) | 354-430 | Leadership
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Each person must decide for himself what he wants each day. As a leader, I will expose you to the options and the likely consequences of those options. I'll even share my opinion if asked, but I'll never confuse it with the opinion, which simply doesn't exist.
~ Wayne Dyer | ( American psychotherapist, author and lecturer. ) | 1940-? | Leadership
quotes Division : Psychotherapists   
     
Every private in the French army carries a Field Marshall wand in his knapsack.
~ Napoleon I | ( Napoleon Bonaparte. French general. ) | 1769-1821 | Leadership
quotes Division : War Leaders   
     
Every ruler is harsh whose laws is new.
~ Aeschylus | ( Greek dramatist. ) | BC 525-BC 456 | Leadership
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks   
     
He who dreads hostility too much is unfit to rule.
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca | ( Roman philosopher and playwright. ) | 4 BC-65 | Leadership
quotes Division : Ancient Romans   
     
I learned that a great leader is a man who has the ability to get other people to do what they don't want to do and like it.
~ Harry S. Truman | ( American politician. ) | 1884-1972 | Leadership
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     
I must follow the people. Am I not their leader?
~ Benjamin Disraeli | ( British politician and author. ) | 1804-1881 | Leadership
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
I suppose leadership at one time meant muscles; but today it means getting along with people.
~ Mahatma Gandhi | ( Preeminent leader of Indian nationalism. ) | 1869-1948 | Leadership
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
I was not the lion, but it fell to me to give the lion's roar.
~ Winston Churchill | ( British politician. ) | 1874-1965 | Leadership
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     
If I advance, follow me! If I retreat, kill me! If I die, avenge me!
~ FranA§ois de La Rochefoucauld | ( French writer. ) | 1613-1680 | Leadership
quotes Division : Russian writers   
     
If you lead a country like Britain, a strong country, a country which has taken a lead in world affairs in good times and in bad, a country that is always reliable, then you have to have a touch of iron about you.
~ Margaret Thatcher | ( British statewoman. ) | 1925 - | Leadership
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     
If you lead the people with correctness, who will dare not be correct?
~ Confucius | ( Chinese philosopher. ) | 551 - 479 BC | Leadership
quotes Division : Chinese philosophers   
     
It is a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead -- and find no one there.
~ Franklin D. Roosevelt | ( Thirty-second President of the USA. ) | 1882-1945 | Leadership
quotes Division : U.S. Presidents   
     

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