Care

People never care how much you know until they know how much you care.

— John C. Maxwell

Recognize

One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency.

— Arnold Glasow

Not Position

Leadership is action, not position.

―Donald H. McGannon

Go There

The secret of leadership is simple: Do what you believe in. Paint a picture of the future. Go there. People will follow.

— Seth Godin

Front Line

It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership.

— Nelson Mandela

First Things First

Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out.

— Stephen Covey

Growing Others

Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others.

— Jack Welch

Influencing Another

Leadership is not about titles, positions, or flow charts. It is about one life influencing another.

— John C. Maxwell

Leaders

Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them.

— John C. Maxwell