This page is about famous leaders sharing what they have learnt throughout their life.

Don’t tell people how to do things, tell them what to do and

let them surprise you with their results.

-George S. Patton Jr

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

Be the change you wish to see in the world.

-Mahatma Gandhi

Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.

Peter F. Drucker

Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.

John F. Kennedy

It’s not about you. It’s about them.

Clint Eastwood

The greatest leaders mobilize others by coalescing people around a shared vision.

Ken Blanchard

To do great things is difficult; but to command great things is more difficult.

Friedrich Nietzsche

A man can only lead when others accept him as their leader.

Brandon Sanderson

Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.

Albert Schweitzer

Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you

want done because he wants to do it.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

He who cannot be a good follower cannot be a good leader.


A cowardly leader is the most dangerous of men.

Stephen King

Leadership is unlocking people’s potential to become better.

Bill Bradley

Never give an order that can’t be obeyed.

Douglas MacArthur

Leadership is not about titles, positions or flowcharts. It is about

one life influencing another.

John C. Maxwell

One person with commitment accomplishes more than

a thousand with an opinion.

Orrin Woodward

When eagles are silent, parrots begin to chatter.

Winston S. Churchill

Leading people is like cooking. Don’t stir too much. It annoys the ingredients and spoils the food.

Rick Julian

Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough

ahead to motivate them.

John C. Maxwell