Management Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old management quotes, management sayings, and management proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
Management manages by making decisions and by seeing that those decisions are implemented.
Harold S. Geneen
All of management is about self confidence.
Quality management is needed because nothing is simple anymore, if indeed it ever was.
Constant endeavour plus management amounts to success.
Management means the development of people, not the direction of things.
Time management is really personal management, life management. and management of yourself.
Management by objectives works if you first think through your objectives. Ninety percent of the time you haven't.
Management has to be where the action is.
Management is all about managing in the short term, while developing the plans for the long term.
Management is, above all, a practice where art, science, and craft meet.
In every business, in every industry, management does matter.
Because management deals mostly with the status quo and leadership deals mostly with change, in the next century we are going to have to try to become much more skilled at creating leaders.
John P. Kotter
Management is nothing more than motivating other people.
So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work.
Time management is a misnomer, the challenge is to manage ourselves.
The secret of successful managing is to keep the five guys who hate you away from the four guys who haven't made up their minds.
It is the quality rather than the quantity that matters.
Seneca The Younger
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.
We're just delighted that management has come around to my way of thinking.
When a management with a reputation for brilliance tackles a business with a reputation for bad economics, it is the reputation of the business that remains intact.
Management's job is to convey leadership's message in a compelling and inspiring way. Not just in meetings, but also by example.
When you manage people, you must first convince them they need managing. So you create the problems and then let the people cry for solutions.
The essence of management is to make knowledge productive.
This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what to do with it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The conventional definition of management is getting work done through people, but real management is developing people through work.
Agha Hasan Abedi
Time management is only a set of skills and tools to help us more efficiently control the eventsour our lives.
Hyrum W. Smith
Management must speak with one voice. When it doesn't management itself becomes a peripheral opponent to the team's mission.
Bank failures are caused by depositors who don't deposit enough money to cover losses due to mismanagement.
There is not the management of time, there is only the management of you.
Success in management requires learning as fast as the world is changing.