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A leader is a dealer in hope.

Author: Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821)

Profession: French General, Emperor

An order that can be misunderstood will be misunderstood.

Author: Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821)

Profession: French General, Emperor

Every private in the French army carries a Field Marshall wand in his knapsack.

Author: Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821)

Profession: French General, Emperor

Men are lead by trifles.

Author: Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821)

Profession: French General, Emperor

When firmness is sufficient, rashness is unnecessary.

Author: Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821)

Profession: French General, Emperor

Six traits of effective leaders: 1. Make others feel important 2. Promote a vision 3. Follow the golden rule 4. Admit mistakes 5. Criticize others only in private 6. Stay close to the action Example has more followers than reason. We unconsciously imitate what pleases us, and approximate to the characters we most admire.

Author: Christian Nevell Bovee (1820-1904)

Profession: American Author, Lawyer

There are many elements to a campaign. Leadership is number one. Everything else is number two.

Author: Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956)

Profession: German Dramatist, Poet

When we think we lead we are most led.

Author: Lord Byron (1788-1824)

Profession: British Poet

The successful man doesn't use others, other people use the successful man, for above all the success is of service.

Author: Mark Caine

Profession:

Tell a person they are brave and you help them become so.

Author: Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)

Profession: Scottish Philosopher, Author

'Tis a dainty thing to command, though 'twere but a flock of sheep.

Author: Miguel De Cervantes (1547-1616)

Profession: Spanish Novelist, Dramatist, Poet

The nation will find it very hard to look up to the leaders who are keeping their ears to the ground.

Author: Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

I was not the lion, but it fell to me to give the lion's roar.

Author: Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

If you lead the people with correctness, who will dare not be correct?

Author: Confucius

Profession: Chinese Ethical Teacher, Philosopher

A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.

Author: James Crook

Profession: