1. "Your job gives you authority. Your behavior gives you respect." ~ Irwin Federman
  2. "Quality means doing it right when no one is looking." ~Henry Ford
  3. "In the past a leader was a boss.Today leaders must be partners with their people. They no longer can lead based on positional power." ~Ken Blanchard
  4. "Two elements of successful leadership: a willingness to be wrong and an eagerness to admit it." ~Seth Godin
  5. "As a leader, you're probably not doing a good job unless your employees can do a good impression of you when you're not around." ~Patrick Lencioni
  6. "The older I get the less I listen to what people say and the more I look at what they do." ~Andrew Carnegie
  7. "Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them." ~W. Clement Stone
  8. "I can accept failure, but I can't accept not trying." ~Michael Jordan
  9. "A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it" ~Albert Einstein
  10. "Great leaders not only never throw anyone under the bus, but actively throw themselves under the bus in place of their staff." ~The Manager's Diary II: Step Up Before Your Employees Step Down


  1. "Leaders become great, not because of their power, but because of their ability to empower others." -John Maxwell
  2. "Be decisive. A wrong decision is generally less disastrous than indecision." ~Bernhard Langer
  3. "Continuous improvement is better than delayed perfection." ~Mark Twain
  4. "If everyone has to think outside the box, maybe it is the box that needs fixing." ~Malcolm Gladwell
  5. "Good leaders create a vision, articulate the vision, passionately own the vision, and relentlessly drive it to completion." ~Jack Welch
  6. "You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour." ~ J.Rohn
  7. "Good leaders make people feel that they're at the very heart of things, not at the periphery." ~Warren Bennis
  8. "The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The Leader adjusts the sails." -John C. Maxwell
  9. "Your job gives you authority. Your behavior gives you respect." ~ Irwin Federman
  10. "Kings fear change. Leaders crave it." ~Seth Godin

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