Leaders Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old leaders quotes, leaders sayings, and leaders proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Religious leaders need to be held accountable for their ideas. Lawrence M. Krauss
Great leaders are willing to sacrifice the numbers to save the people. Poor leaders sacrifice the people to save the numbers. Simon Sinek
Transformational leaders are important because they make choices that most other leaders would not. Joseph Nye
Self-centered leaders manipulate when they move people for personal benefit. Mature leaders motivate by moving people for mutual benefit. John C. Maxwell
Business leaders cannot be bystanders. Howard Schultz
Our leaders have to stop ignoring the impact that culture is having on our nation. Marco Rubio
I think effective leaders typically are able to see the future to a certain degree and then try to take actions to shape it in some way. Mitt Romney
Leaders need to be optimists. Their vision is beyond the present. Rudy Giuliani
Leaders should be collaborative, modest, and generous. Bill Bradley
Bad leaders believe that they have to project control at all times. Simon Sinek
Leaders need to be thinking constantly about what they're doing to create a basic sense of security and stability throughout an organization. Tom Rath
Leaders do not sway with the polls. Instead, they sway the polls through their own words and actions. Robert. L. Ehrlich
Leaders should always expect the very best of those around them. They know that people can change and grow. Warren Bennis
Leaders are not pale reflectors of major social conflicts; they play up some, play down others, ignore still others. James Macgregor Burns
Leaders must invoke an alchemy of great vision. Henry A. Kissinger
Business leaders shape public opinion. Marvin Bower
Great leaders state out loud what they intend to do and in doing so, they get things done. Simon Sinek
Leaders set a very clear path every day, in a thousand different ways, of what the people must attend to, inhibit, and keep it current in front of them. Henry Cloud
I think leaders are incapable of the strength that passive resistance entails. Meshell Ndegeocello
All leaders share something in common. They feel they are the only ones who can do the job. Julie Nixon Eisenhower