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900 Best Inspiring Leadership And Management Quotes (2023)

1. “To have long-term success as a coach or in any position of leadership, you have to be obsessed in some way.” –Pat Riley

2. “Those who let things happen usually lose to those who make things happen.” - Dave Weinbaum

3. “A clear vision, backed by definite plans, gives you a tremendous feeling of confidence and personal power.” Brian Tracy

4. “In my position, you have to read when you want to write, and talk when you would like to read.”

5. “Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” Ralph Waldo Emerson

6. “Accepting fraud from our leaders means accepting fraud in our personal lives.” ― DaShanne Stokes

7. More leaders have been made by accident, circumstance, sheer grit, or will than have been made by all the leadership courses put together. — Warren Bennis

8. “Good management is the art of making problems so interesting and their solutions so constructive that everyone wants to get to work and deal with them.”

9. In the future, there will be no female leaders. There will just be leaders. —Sheryl Sandberg, American business executive, billionaire, and philanthropist

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

11. Innovation distinguishes from a leader and a follower. —Steve Jobs

12. “The ability to learn is the most important quality a leader can have.” — Padmasree Warrior

13. “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” —Steve Jobs

14. “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader.” - John Quincy Adams

15. “Get the right people. Then no matter what all else you might do wrong after that, the people will save you. That’s what management is all about.”

16. “A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn’t like the tune.”

17. “Successful leaders see the opportunities in every difficulty rather than the difficulty in every opportunity.” Reed Markham

18. “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” —Steve Jobs, chairman of Apple

19. If we're going to be authentic in our leadership, we will have to be willing to serve, and we have to be willing to suffer. - Author: James M. Kouzes

20. “As a leader, it’s a major responsibility on your shoulders to practice the behavior you want others to follow.” —Himanshu Bhatia, CEO of Chesterfield

21. “If you’re a leader and not a learner, you’re going to have a real short shelf-life.” –Todd Adkins

22. “He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly."

23. ‘If at first you don’t succeed, try management.’ – Unknown

24. “Take chances, make mistakes. That’s how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave.” Mary Tyler Moore