Quotations that match 'leader'.

After adding trillions to the debt on big-government policies most Americans didn't ask for and which we couldn't afford, Democratic leaders say they need more money, which they intend to take from small business, even though small businesses create the majority of new jobs. Mitch McConnell
[ Adding Afford After Americans Ask Business Businesses Create Debt Democratic Even Intend Jobs Leaders Majority Money More Most Need New Policies Say Small Take Though Trillions Which]
Leaders don't create followers, they create more leaders. Tom Peters
[ Create Followers Leaders More]
While Mayor Daley surprised me today with his decision to not run for reelection, I have never been surprised by his leadership, dedication and tireless work on behalf of the city and the people of Chicago. Rahm Emanuel
[ Been Behalf Chicago City Daley Decision Dedication His Leadership Mayor Never Run Surprised Tireless Today While Work]
It is the solemn obligation of a leader always to be a leader. Even when - perhaps especially when - you don't feel like being a leader. Bill Owens
[ Always Being Especially Even Feel Leader Obligation Perhaps Solemn]
Pope John Paul, a man of peace and compassion, was one of the most revered leaders of our time. Bill Williams
[ Compassion John Leaders Man Most Our Paul Peace Pope Revered Time]
Leadership must be established from the top down. Sam Nunn
[ Down Established Leadership Must Top]
To have long term success as a coach or in any position of leadership, you have to be obsessed in some way. Pat Riley
[ Any Coach Leadership Long Obsessed Position Some Success Term Way]
We must not, however, be like the leaders of the great romantic revolt who, in their eagerness to get rid of the husk of convention, disregarded also the humane aspiration. Irving Babbitt
[ Also Aspiration Convention Disregarded Eagerness Get Great However Humane Husk Leaders Must Revolt Rid Romantic Their]
A political leader must keep looking over his shoulder all the time to see if the boys are still there. If they aren't still there, he's no longer a political leader. Bernard Baruch
[ Boys His Keep Leader Longer Looking Must Over Political See Shoulder Still Time]
The leader who exercises power with honor will work from the inside out, starting with himself. Blaine Lee Business
[ Exercises Himself Honor Inside Leader Out Power Starting Will Work]
Arizona is a national leader in school choice with both charter schools and tuition tax credits giving parents and their children more school choices than ever before. Jane D. Hull
[ Arizona Before Both Charter Children Choice Choices Credits Ever Giving Leader More National Parents School Schools Tax Than Their Tuition]
I think it is important to ask ourselves as citizens, not as Democrats attacking the administration, but as citizens, whether a world power can really provide global leadership on the basis of fear and anxiety? Zbigniew Brzezinski
[ Administration Anxiety Ask Attacking Basis Citizens Democrats Fear Global Important Leadership Ourselves Power Provide Really Think Whether World]
Although the evidence at this trial shows that Charles Manson was the leader of the conspiracy to commit these murders, there is no evidence that he actually personally killed any of the seven victims in this case. Vincent Bugliosi
[ Actually Although Any Case Charles Commit Conspiracy Evidence Killed Leader Manson Murders Personally Seven Shows These Trial Victims]
There's no leader of this band, and there never will be. That's the key. You can't control how the public perceives you-people see rock'n'roll bands as the guitar player and the singer. Shannon Hoon
[ Band Bands Control Guitar How Key Leader Never Perceives Player Public Rock Roll See Singer Will]
Iraq is not the only nation in the world to possess weapons of mass destruction, but it is the only nation with a leader who has used them against his own people. Tom Daschle
[ Against Destruction His Iraq Leader Mass Nation Only Own Possess Them Used Weapons World]
Leadership is a matter of having people look at you and gain confidence, seeing how you react. If you're in control, they're in control. Tom Landry
[ Confidence Control Gain Having How Leadership Look Matter React Seeing]
When evangelical leaders can persuade the president to be concerned about what's happening in Sudan, or sex trafficking around the world, or HIV-AIDS, that's a very good thing. I am completely supportive of that. Jim Wallis
[ Am Around Completely Concerned Evangelical Good Happening Leaders Persuade President Sex Sudan Supportive Thing Trafficking Very World]
A leader in the Democratic Party is a boss, in the Republican Party he is a leader. Harry S. Truman Politics
[ Boss Democratic Leader Party Republican]
Americans... still believe in an America where anything's possible - they just don't think their leaders do. Barack Obama
[ America Americans Anything Believe Just Leaders Possible Still Their Think Where]
In man - in the history of mankind, this has happened many times, and occupation leaders hang on to the land that they're occupying. People fight to liberate their land. But in the end, the people's will is what achieves victory. Hassan Nasrallah
[ Achieves End Fight Hang Happened History Land Leaders Liberate Man Mankind Many Occupation Occupying Their Times Victory Will]
I would say my theme has always been paradise lost, always the lost cause, the lost leader, the lost utopia. Marguerite Young
[ Always Been Cause Leader Lost Paradise Say Theme Utopia Would]
The masses are in reality their own leaders, dialectically creating their own development process. Rosa Luxemburg
[ Creating Development Leaders Masses Own Process Reality Their]
So I just got on the phone and the engineer just patched me in and I did reports. I'd get a community leader and bring him to the phone, call up the station and do an interview over the phone with the guy. Ed Bradley
[ Bring Call Community Did Engineer Get Got Guy Him Interview Just Leader Over Phone Reports Station Up]
We should invade their countries, kill their leaders and convert them to Christianity. We weren't punctilious about locating and punishing only Hitler and his top officers. We carpet-bombed German cities; we killed civilians. That's war. And this is war. Ann Coulter
[ Christianity Cities Civilians Convert Countries German His Hitler Invade Kill Killed Leaders Locating Officers Only Punishing Should Their Them Top War Weren]
Many citizens see all the leadership of these large institutions together in a conspiracy against them rather than in any adversary relationship with each other. Robert Teeter
[ Adversary Against Any Citizens Conspiracy Each Institutions Large Leadership Many Other Rather Relationship See Than Them These Together]
I basically became a cheerleader because I had a very strict mom. That was my way of being a bad girl. Sandra Bullock Mom
[ Bad Basically Became Because Being Cheerleader Girl Had Mom Strict Very Way]
Being a CEO still means sitting across the table from big institutional investors and showing your leadership and having them believe in you. Christie Hefner
[ Across Being Believe Big Ceo Having Institutional Investors Leadership Means Showing Sitting Still Table Them Your]
I plan on being a friend, a good leader and a good governor over these next three years. John Rowland
[ Being Friend Good Governor Leader Next Over Plan These Three Years]
As far as Iraq, the important thing is that the Taliban is gone in Afghanistan, three-quarters of the al-Qaida leadership is either dead or in jail, and we now have Saudi Arabia working with us, Pakistan working with us. Peter King
[ Afghanistan Al-Qaida Arabia Dead Either Far Gone Important Iraq Jail Leadership Now Pakistan Saudi Taliban Thing Three-Quarters Us Working]
In his first 100 days, Mr. Obama has put the fate of his presidency in the hands of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. He may come to regret that decision. Karl Rove
[ Come Days Decision Fate First Hands Harry His House Leader Majority May Mr Nancy Obama Obama Pelosi Presidency Put Regret Reid Senate Speaker]
I usually write about ordinary people and ordinary things, but Paul Farmer is the least ordinary person I've ever met... He's the leader of a small group of people who hope to cure a sick world, and I hope my book can help in some small way. Tracy Kidder
[ Book Cure Ever Farmer Group Help Hope Leader Least Met Ordinary Paul Person Sick Small Some Things Usually Way World Write]
The most dangerous leadership myth is that leaders are born-that there is a genetic factor to leadership. This myth asserts that people simply either have certain charismatic qualities or not. That's nonsense; in fact, the opposite is true. Leaders are made rather than born. Warren G. Bennis
[ Asserts Born Certain Charismatic Dangerous Either Fact Factor Genetic Leaders Leadership Made Most Myth Nonsense Opposite Qualities Rather Simply Than True]
I hope America can also be the cultural leader of the world, and use this frontier spirit to lead and show others that we need courage to go places where we have not gone before. Tadao Ando
[ Also America Before Courage Cultural Frontier Go Gone Hope Lead Leader Need Others Places Show Spirit Use Where World]
I joined another circle and the leader gave us a little leaflet in very small print, asking us to read it carefully and then come prepared to ask questions. It was a technical Marxist subject and I did not understand it nor did I know what questions to ask. Agnes Smedley
[ Another Ask Asking Carefully Circle Come Did Gave Joined Know Leader Little Marxist Nor Prepared Print Questions Read Small Subject Technical Then Understand Us Very]
It is very hard to be a female leader. While it is assumed that any man, no matter how tough, has a soft side... and female leader is assumed to be one-dimensional. Billie Jean King
[ Any Assumed Female Hard How Leader Man Matter One-Dimensional Side Soft Tough Very While]
Many African leaders refuse to send their troops on peace keeping missions abroad because they probably need their armies to intimidate their own populations. Kofi Annan
[ Abroad African Armies Because Intimidate Keeping Leaders Many Missions Need Own Peace Populations Probably Refuse Send Their Troops]
Behind a leader there must be followers, but they should always be on the lookout for the main chance and ready to change sides if the current leader doesn't deliver. Mary Douglas
[ Always Behind Chance Change Current Deliver Followers Leader Lookout Main Must Ready Should Sides]
I think there is value in having practising scientists as leaders of research institutions. Thomas R. Cech
[ Having Institutions Leaders Practising Research Scientists Think Value]
Iraq is a long way from the U.S., but what happens there matters a great deal here. For the risks that the leaders of a rogue state will use nuclear, chemical or biological weapons against us or our allies is the greatest security threat we face. Madeleine Albright
[ Against Allies Biological Chemical Deal Face Great Greatest Happens Here Iraq Leaders Long Matters Nuclear Our Risks Rogue Security State Threat Us Use Way Weapons Will]
A nation which has forgotten the quality of courage which in the past has been brought to public life is not as likely to insist upon or regard that quality in its chosen leaders today - and in fact we have forgotten. John F. Kennedy
[ Been Brought Chosen Courage Fact Forgotten Insist Leaders Life Likely Nation Past Public Quality Regard Today Upon Which]
Polling is merely an instrument for gauging public opinion. When a president or any other leader pays attention to poll results, he is, in effect, paying attention to the views of the people. Any other interpretation is nonsense. George Gallup
[ Any Attention Effect Instrument Interpretation Leader Merely Nonsense Opinion Other Paying Pays Poll Polling President Public Results Views]
I don't know what leadership is. You can't touch it. You can't feel it. It's not tangible. But I do know this: you recognize it when you see it. Bob Ehrlich
[ Feel Know Leadership Recognize See Tangible Touch]
People ask the difference between a leader and a boss. The leader leads, and the boss drives. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Ask Between Boss Difference Drives Leader Leads]
Sometime I wish the aliens would abduct me and crown me as their leader. George H. Walker
[ Aliens Crown Leader Sometime Their Wish Would]
Arab leaders worry more about making money from the profits they get from oil and gas that they turn the other way when Lebanon is being destroyed right next to them. Their neighbours are being murdered, but they only make calculations for their own benefit. Abu Bakar Bashir
[ Arab Being Benefit Calculations Destroyed Gas Get Leaders Lebanon Make Making Money More Murdered Neighbours Next Oil Only Other Own Profits Right Their Them Turn Way Worry]
I don't think that a leader can control, to any great extent, his destiny. Very seldom can he step in and change the situation if the forces of history are running in another direction. Richard M. Nixon
[ Another Any Change Control Destiny Direction Extent Forces Great His History Leader Running Seldom Situation Step Think Very]
I don't think we can go into important local elections next year... with Tony Blair as leader and expect to keep many of the councillors we've got now. Frank Dobson
[ Blair Elections Expect Go Got Important Into Keep Leader Local Many Next Now Think Tony Year]
This is one of the major problems we have. By the way, it was endorsed by leadership on both sides of the aisle and both ends of the Capitol, by the NRA and also by the gun control groups. John Dingell
[ Aisle Also Both Capitol Control Endorsed Ends Groups Gun Leadership Major Nra Problems Sides Way]
Leadership is influence. John C. Maxwell
[ Influence Leadership]
Khomeini was not a puppet like Arafat or Qaddafi or the many other dictators I met in the Islamic world. He was a sort of Pope, a sort of king - a real leader. Oriana Fallaci
[ Arafat Dictators Islamic Khomeini King Leader Many Met Other Pope Puppet Qaddafi Real Sort World]
Dr. King's leadership reaffirmed the promise of our democracy: that everyday people, working together, have the power to change our government and our institutions for the better. Maria Cantwell
[ Better Change Democracy Dr Everyday Government Institutions King Leadership Our Power Promise Together Working]
The democratic idealist is prone to make light of the whole question of standards and leadership because of his unbounded faith in the plain people. Irving Babbitt
[ Because Democratic Faith His Idealist Leadership Light Make Plain Prone Question Standards Unbounded Whole]
Democratic leaders, whose power is ultimately dependent on popular support, are held accountable for failing to improve the lives of their citizens. Therefore, they have a powerful incentive to keep their societies peaceful and prosperous. Natan Sharansky
[ Accountable Citizens Democratic Dependent Failing Held Improve Incentive Keep Leaders Lives Peaceful Popular Power Powerful Prosperous Societies Support Their Therefore Ultimately Whose]
It is our experience that political leaders do not always mean the opposite of what they say. Abba Eban Politics
[ Always Experience Leaders Mean Opposite Our Political Say]
Leaders at the highest levels of our government are undertaking a deliberate and systematic effort to redefine our government, our economy and our country. Marco Rubio
[ Country Deliberate Economy Effort Government Highest Leaders Levels Our Redefine Systematic Undertaking]
Shouldn't Democrats insist that Sen. Durbin step down as their whip, the number two man in their leadership? Bill Kristol
[ Democrats Down Insist Leadership Man Number Sen Step Their Two Whip]
I hope the example of Saddam Hussein will give a lesson to leaders of other countries where human rights are not respected. Shirin Ebadi
[ Countries Example Give Hope Human Hussein Leaders Lesson Other Respected Rights Saddam Where Will]
The truth is the Republican leadership has created a credit card Congress that is recklessly selling out the future of America, our children and our grandchildren, and President Bush is the most fiscally irresponsible President in the history of America. Dennis Cardoza
[ America Bush Card Children Congress Created Credit Fiscally Future Grandchildren History Irresponsible Leadership Most Our Out President Recklessly Republican Selling Truth]
Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it. Dwight D. Eisenhower Leadership
[ Art Because Done Else Getting Leadership Someone Something Want Wants]
The facts are plain: Religious leaders who preside over marriage ceremonies must and will be guided by what they believe. If they do not wish to celebrate marriages for same-sex couples, that is their right. The Supreme Court says so. And the Charter says so. Paul Martin
[ Believe Celebrate Ceremonies Charter Couples Court Facts Guided Leaders Marriage Marriages Must Over Plain Preside Religious Right Same-Sex Says Supreme Their Will Wish]
If there is such a thing as good leadership, it is to give a good example. I have to do so for all the Ikea employees. Ingvar Kamprad
[ Employees Example Give Good Leadership Such Thing]
Too often in the past, U.S. leaders have forced Israel to pay the price for American strategic interests in the Middle East - through concessions in the peace process as well as passivity in the face of Iraqi attacks. Ron Silver
[ American Attacks Concessions East Face Forced Interests Iraqi Israel Leaders Middle Often Passivity Past Pay Peace Price Process Strategic Through Too Well]
If an individual wants to be a leader and isn't controversial, that means he never stood for anything. Richard M. Nixon
[ Anything Controversial Individual Leader Means Never Stood Wants]
Character matters; leadership descends from character. Rush Limbaugh
[ Character Descends Leadership Matters]
I think what actually works best is local-level individual targeting of key leadership nodes. John Abizaid
[ Actually Best Individual Key Leadership Targeting Think Works]
The President's call for more math and science students is not being heeded by his party's leaders in Congress. They are cutting over $10 billion from student aide while refusing to fully fund No Child Left Behind. Something doesn't add up. Jim Clyburn
[ Add Aide Behind Being Billion Call Child Congress Cutting Fully Fund Heeded His Leaders Left Math More Over Party President Refusing Science Something Student Students Up While]
The President's speech suggested to me that were we to follow his leadership, we will be in Iraq not for months, but for years. I also hope I am wrong on this. Daniel Inouye
[ Also Am Follow His Hope Iraq Leadership Months President Speech Suggested Were Will Wrong Years]
I came not to your glorious shores to enjoy a happy rest - I came not to gather triumphs of personal distinction, but as a humble petitioner, in my country's name, as its freely chosen constitutional leader, to entreat your generous aid. Lajos Kossuth
[ Aid Came Chosen Constitutional Country Distinction Enjoy Entreat Freely Gather Generous Glorious Happy Humble Leader Name Personal Petitioner Rest Shores Triumphs Your]
I dream of the realization of the unity of Africa, whereby its leaders combine in their efforts to solve the problems of this continent. I dream of our vast deserts, of our forests, of all our great wildernesses. Nelson Mandela
[ Africa Combine Continent Deserts Dream Efforts Forests Great Leaders Our Problems Realization Solve Their Unity Vast Whereby]
In a situation where many national leaders do the same thing and look out for national interests, and with an issue like global warming, you're likely to get no solution, so I think you have to have some kind of ethical trump on some of those issues. Peter Singer
[ Ethical Get Global Interests Issue Issues Kind Leaders Likely Look Many National Out Same Situation Solution Some Thing Think Those Trump Warming Where]
A significant number of pages and sentences that the administration wants to keep in a classified status have already been released publicly, some of it by public statements of the leadership of the CIA and the FBI. Bob Graham
[ Administration Already Been Cia Classified Fbi Keep Leadership Number Pages Public Publicly Released Sentences Significant Some Statements Status Wants]
Leadership - mobilization toward a common goal. Gary Wills
[ Common Goal Leadership Mobilization Toward]
I think that together the church has learned a lot, and as we know from our own oversight board, the involvement of our wonderful lay leaders has been a real grace. Roger Mahony
[ Been Board Church Grace Involvement Know Lay Leaders Learned Lot Our Oversight Own Real Think Together Wonderful]
I mean, I think I liked every band I ever played in because each band was different, each band had a different concept, and each band leader was different... different personalities and musical tastes. Buddy Rich
[ Band Because Concept Different Each Ever Every Had Leader Liked Mean Musical Personalities Played Tastes Think]
If your goal is anything but profitability - if it's to be big, or to grow fast, or to become a technology leader - you'll hit problems. Michael Porter
[ Anything Become Big Fast Goal Grow Hit Leader Problems Profitability Technology Your]
I have seen for the first time in 100 years of conflict, the two peoples - the Israeli people and the Palestinian people - are ahead of their leaderships. Amos Oz
[ Ahead Conflict First Israeli Palestinian Peoples Seen Their Time Two Years]
Robespierre, however, was not the type of leader finally destined to emerge from the Revolution. Irving Babbitt
[ Destined Emerge Finally However Leader Revolution Type]
As we continue to make great progress in the war on terror, now more than ever, it is important that members of the international community stand-by and bolster the efforts of the emerging diplomatic leaders in Iraq and Afghanistan. James Inhofe
[ Afghanistan Bolster Community Continue Diplomatic Efforts Emerging Ever Great Important International Iraq Leaders Make Members More Now Progress Terror Than War]
Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it's amazing what they can accomplish. Sam Walton
[ Accomplish Amazing Believe Boost Go Leaders Out Outstanding Personnel Self-Esteem Their Themselves Way]
I think our leadership team is a highly accountable leadership team. Steve Ballmer
[ Accountable Highly Leadership Our Team Think]
President Bush has shown great leadership. He has said that the 21st century will not be ruled or dictated by terrorists, dictators, and murderers. He is absolutely right. God bless him for his resolve. Lindsey Graham
[ Absolutely Bless Bush Century Dictated Dictators God Great Him His Leadership Murderers President Resolve Right Ruled Said Shown Terrorists Will]
A leader is one who, out of madness or goodness, volunteers to take upon himself the woe of the people. There are few men so foolish, hence the erratic quality of leadership in the world. John Updike
[ Erratic Few Foolish Goodness Hence Himself Leader Leadership Madness Men Out Quality Take Upon Volunteers Woe World]
We need women leaders. But we need them to have a vision for something. Charlotte Bunch
[ Leaders Need Something Them Vision Women]
A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit. Arnold H. Glasgow
[ Blame Credit Good His Leader Less Little More Share Takes Than]
Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results not attributes. Peter Drucker
[ Attributes Being Defined Effective Leadership Liked Making Results Speeches]
The manager asks how and when; the leader asks what and why. Warren G. Bennis
[ Asks How Leader Manager Why]
But when will our leaders learn - war is not the answer. Helen Thomas
[ Answer Leaders Learn Our War Will]
Far less wealthy industrialized countries have committed to end child poverty, while the United States is sliding backwards. We can do better. We must demand that our leaders do better. Marian Wright Edelman
[ Backwards Better Child Committed Countries Demand End Far Industrialized Leaders Less Must Our Poverty Sliding States United Wealthy While]
Our government leaders... have made many mistakes in the past when they have lost sight of the sacred American values rooted in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. We are at the brink of even graver mistakes and assaults on these values. Samuel Dash
[ American Assaults Brink Constitution Declaration Even Government Graver Independence Leaders Lost Made Many Mistakes Our Past Rooted Sacred Sight These Values]
The signs of outstanding leadership appear primarily among the followers. Are the followers reaching their potential? Are they learning? Serving? Do they achieve the required results? Do they change with grace? Manage conflict? Max de Pree
[ Achieve Among Appear Change Conflict Followers Grace Leadership Learning Manage Outstanding Potential Primarily Reaching Required Results Serving Signs Their]
The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers. Ralph Nader
[ Followers Function Leaders Leadership More Produce]
We need the kind of leadership exemplified by President Kennedy to just do it! But we must do it as good stewards, aggressively exerting control over the moon. We can best do this by going there. Wilson Greatbatch
[ Aggressively Best Control Exemplified Exerting Going Good Just Kennedy Kind Leadership Moon Must Need Over President Stewards]
A leader must have the courage to act against an expert's advice. James Callaghan
[ Act Advice Against Courage Expert Leader Must]
From a parent's right to know what their children are doing, to protecting citizens across the country from the growing threat of gang violence, the House Democrat leadership is simply out to lunch. Virginia Foxx
[ Across Children Citizens Country Democrat Doing Gang Growing House Know Leadership Lunch Out Parent Protecting Right Simply Their Threat Violence]
In any case, decisions on troop levels in the American system of government are not made by any general or set of generals but by the civilian leadership of the war effort. Bill Kristol
[ American Any Case Civilian Decisions Effort General Generals Government Leadership Levels Made Set System Troop War]
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
[ Appreciate Behind Better Celebrate Danger Especially Front Lead Leadership Line Nice Occur Others Put Take Then Things Victory Will Your]
Such manifestations I account as representing the creative leadership of the new forces of thought and appreciation which attend changes in technological pattern and therefore of the pattern of human relationships in society. John Grierson
[ Account Appreciation Attend Changes Creative Forces Human Leadership Manifestations New Pattern Relationships Representing Society Such Technological Therefore Thought Which]
The manager has a short-range view; the leader has a long-range perspective. Warren G. Bennis
[ Leader Long-Range Manager Perspective View]
As the leaders and decision-makers of this great state, it is our responsibility to strive for perfection. Roy Barnes
[ Great Leaders Our Perfection Responsibility State Strive]
Any time the country is split 50/50, the leader is wrong. Charles Evers
[ Any Country Leader Split Time Wrong]
Leadership is diving for a loose ball, getting the crowd involved, getting other players involved. It's being able to take it as well as dish it out. That's the only way you're going to get respect from the players. Larry Bird
[ Able Ball Being Crowd Dish Diving Get Getting Going Involved Leadership Loose Only Other Out Players Respect Take Way Well]
We Americans are world leaders and we must lead by example - particularly in times that require careful deliberation before any precipitous action - lest we fail to walk in the shoes of those we might injure. Peter Yarrow
[ Action Americans Any Before Careful Deliberation Example Fail Injure Lead Leaders Lest Might Must Particularly Require Shoes Those Times Walk World]
We must recognize that as the dominant power in the world we have a special responsibility. In addition to protecting our national interests, we must take the leadership in protecting the common interests of humanity. George Soros
[ Addition Common Dominant Humanity Interests Leadership Must National Our Power Protecting Recognize Responsibility Special Take World]
Education is the mother of leadership. Wendell Willkie
[ Education Leadership Mother]
The chief strategist of an organization has to be the leader - the CEO. Michael Porter
[ Ceo Chief Leader Organization Strategist]
The Leadership Training Institute of America trains and equips young men and women to be leaders with high standards of personal morality and integrity. Michael Burgess
[ America Equips High Institute Integrity Leaders Leadership Men Morality Personal Standards Training Trains Women Young]
He's a novice, but he's had these - he's experienced in leadership in tight circumstances. He started - he dropped the first bomb, led the first air strike into North Vietnam. James Stockdale
[ Air Bomb Circumstances Dropped Experienced First Had Into Leadership Led North Novice Started Strike These Tight Vietnam]
The candidates before you know that the IFP has set up a system of deployed IFP national and provincial leaders who are not only monitoring the performance of candidates during these elections but will also do so after these elections. Mangosuthu Buthelezi
[ After Also Before Candidates Deployed During Elections Know Leaders Monitoring National Only Performance Provincial Set System These Up Will]
One simple way to keep organizations from becoming cancerous might be to rotate all jobs on a regular, frequent and mandatory basis, including the leadership positions. Robert Shea
[ Basis Becoming Frequent Including Jobs Keep Leadership Mandatory Might Organizations Positions Regular Rotate Simple Way]
I don't care tuppence whether I'm forced into a leadership position or not. I'd much sooner not. E. P. Thompson
[ Care Forced Into Leadership Much Position Sooner Whether]
Bad leadership during the past years has cast on our Party the shadow of great and grave burdens. Janos Kadar
[ Bad Burdens Cast During Grave Great Leadership Our Party Past Shadow Years]
There is an irresistible demand to strengthen the leadership of the constructive forces of the world at the present momentous time. This is true because of stupendous, almost unbelievable changes which have taken place in recent years on every continent. John Raleigh Mott
[ Almost Because Changes Constructive Continent Demand Every Forces Irresistible Leadership Momentous Place Present Recent Strengthen Stupendous Taken Time True Unbelievable Which World Years]
This nation's elected leaders owe all Americans the duty of formulating an Iraqi policy based on sound analysis of the actual facts. Charlie Gonzalez
[ Actual Americans Analysis Based Duty Elected Facts Formulating Iraqi Leaders Nation Owe Policy Sound]
That moment was very important because it was political. That's what has to be done, so they struck a deal. She figures his is a well-thought-out motivation that she felt was worthy trade-off. The motivation here is survival, and she has to think like a leader. Mary McDonnell
[ Because Deal Done Felt Figures Here His Important Leader Moment Motivation Political She Struck Survival Think Very Worthy]
On February 7, 2.2 million Haitians went to the polls and exercised their constitutional right to select a leader. They went by foot, by tap tap and other forms of transportation, traveling hours and standing in line for almost a day to get to their polling places. Mark Foley
[ Almost Constitutional Day Exercised February Foot Forms Get Haitians Hours Leader Line Million Other Places Polling Polls Right Select Standing Tap Their Transportation Traveling Went]
Leadership has become a heavy industry. Concern and interest about leadership development is no longer an American phenomenon. It is truly global. Though I will probably be in less demand, I wanted to move on. Warren Bennis
[ American Become Concern Demand Development Global Heavy Industry Interest Leadership Less Longer Move Phenomenon Probably Though Truly Wanted Will]
I am very proud of the fact that many workers in my Gau, numerous former Communists and Social Democrats were won over by us and became local group leaders and Party functionaries. Fritz Sauckel
[ Am Became Communists Democrats Fact Former Group Leaders Local Many Numerous Over Party Proud Social Us Very Were Won Workers]
Preparing our city to achieve its destiny will require strong leadership. Thomas Menino
[ Achieve City Destiny Leadership Our Preparing Require Strong Will]
I don't know, Y'know, I always wanted to be one of those cheerleader girls and I never was that, and I was never sort of cute and perky, and I always thought it was fun to be cute and perky, and those, I don't know what those girls are doing now. Katey Sagal
[ Always Cheerleader Cute Doing Fun Girls Know Never Now Perky Sort Those Thought Wanted]
By providing outstanding economic leadership, this country can wage its attack successfully - and can thereby build the foundations of a peaceful world. James Forrestal
[ Attack Build Country Economic Foundations Leadership Outstanding Peaceful Providing Successfully Thereby Wage World]
This business is always changing. If you're going to be a leader, you've got to take chances. Ronnie Milsap
[ Always Business Chances Changing Going Got Leader Take]
Leaders need to be optimists. Their vision is beyond the present. Rudy Giuliani
[ Beyond Leaders Need Optimists Present Their Vision]
The art of leadership... consists in consolidating the attention of the people against a single adversary and taking care that nothing will split up that attention. Adolf Hitler
[ Adversary Against Art Attention Care Consists Consolidating Leadership Nothing Single Split Taking Up Will]
It was a mistake. I was wrong, but I discovered this many years later. I was acting on the basis of this mandate given me by the most important leaders of the world: President Bush's father, prime minister of France, President Mitterand, the Chinese, everybody. Boutros Boutros-Ghali
[ Acting Basis Bush Chinese Discovered Everybody Father France Given Important Later Leaders Mandate Many Minister Mistake Most President Prime World Wrong Years]
We're not willing to give black leaders second chances because, in most cases, we're not willing to give them first chances. Al Sharpton
[ Because Black Cases Chances First Give Leaders Most Second Them Willing]
The intelligence investigation under the leadership of Senator Church, which I know has helped cause this investigation by you, points out that the agencies did not disclose certain facts to us and that certain plots were going on. John Sherman Cooper
[ Agencies Cause Certain Church Did Disclose Facts Going Helped Intelligence Investigation Know Leadership Out Plots Points Senator Under Us Were Which]
I believe that no man who holds a leader's position should ever accept favors from either side. He is then committed to show favors. A leader must stand alone. Mother Jones
[ Accept Alone Believe Committed Either Ever Favors Holds Leader Man Must Position Should Show Side Stand Then]
Fish recognize a bad leader. Conan O'Brien
[ Bad Fish Leader Recognize]
The Catholic Church - it's so difficult because I don't want say anything offensive but it makes me very angry that religious leaders from this faith have tried to respond negatively to sexual education and to the promotion of condom use. Emma Thompson
[ Angry Anything Because Catholic Church Condom Difficult Education Faith Leaders Makes Negatively Offensive Promotion Religious Respond Say Sexual Tried Use Very Want]
A good leader is one who can tell another how to reach his or her potential; a great leader is one who can help another discover this potential for him or herself. Bo Bennett
[ Another Discover Good Great Help Her Herself Him His How Leader Potential Reach Tell]
We had a military and political leadership at that period which was genuinely deluded. Neil Sheehan
[ Deluded Genuinely Had Leadership Military Period Political Which]
They have not always elected the best leaders, particularly after a long period in which they have not used this facility of free election. You tend to lose the habit. Chinua Achebe
[ After Always Best Elected Election Facility Free Habit Leaders Long Lose Particularly Period Tend Used Which]
Leaders should lead as far as they can and then vanish. Their ashes should not choke the fire they have lit. H. G. Wells
[ Ashes Choke Far Fire Lead Leaders Lit Should Their Then Vanish]
I'm really thankful and complimented when people come to me and say, thank you for the great times for all these years. But I don't think about it as being a leader. Bill Kreutzmann
[ Being Come Complimented Great Leader Really Say Thank Thankful These Think Times Years]
IBM has taken a leadership role in this area and is prepared to be a technology partner with companies around the world to take advantage of these new developments. John Patrick
[ Advantage Area Around Companies Developments Ibm Leadership New Partner Prepared Role Take Taken Technology These World]
And I'm walking along and we're laughing, kidding, joking, and see he understood the leader, the one we called the leader, had some knowledge of English, although limited. Betty Hill
[ Along Although Called English Had Joking Kidding Knowledge Laughing Leader Limited See Some Understood Walking]
It is past time for Republican leadership to answer for record deficits and reckless spending, both in Iraq and in the U.S. It's time for a plan to bring our troops home. Sherrod Brown
[ Answer Both Bring Deficits Home Iraq Leadership Our Past Plan Reckless Record Republican Spending Time Troops]
Good leadership consists of showing average people how to do the work of superior people. John D. Rockefeller
[ Average Consists Good How Leadership Showing Superior Work]
The new leader is a facilitator, not an order giver. John Naisbitt
[ Giver Leader New Order]
Likewise the leader of any state has to do the same, he has to enforce Shariah firmly, for he will be held in account later in the afterlife if he fails. Abu Bakar Bashir
[ Account Afterlife Any Enforce Fails Firmly Held Later Leader Likewise Same State Will]
A person, who no matter how desperate the situation, gives others hope, is a true leader. Daisaku Ikeda
[ Desperate Gives Hope How Leader Matter Others Person Situation True]
But the leaders of the OIC could not even accept Mahathir's proposal, yet they talk about respect and honour. Abu Bakar Bashir
[ Accept Could Even Honour Leaders Proposal Respect Talk Yet]
It's not as if our party has a leadership campaign underway. Peter MacKay
[ Campaign Leadership Our Party Underway]
I feel fantastically excited that we have a leader who fought for the leadership without compromising his quite challenging view that the party has to change. Francis Maude
[ Challenging Change Compromising Excited Fantastically Feel Fought His Leader Leadership Party Quite View Without]
I wish we had more visible Christian and Catholic leaders who talked about love. Anne Rice
[ Catholic Christian Had Leaders Love More Talked Visible Wish]
We will continue to count on your unwavering support and commitment to working with leaders of our continent in bringing about the desired renaissance of Africa. Thabo Mbeki
[ Africa Bringing Commitment Continent Continue Count Desired Leaders Our Renaissance Support Unwavering Will Working Your]
I enter negotiations with Chairman Arafat, the leader of the PLO, the representative of the Palestinian people, with the purpose to have coexistence between our two entities, Israel as a Jewish state and Palestinian state, entity, next to us, living in peace. Yitzhak Rabin
[ Arafat Between Chairman Coexistence Enter Entities Entity Israel Jewish Leader Living Negotiations Next Our Palestinian Peace Purpose Representative State Two Us]
At the very outset I want to say how the people of America appreciate the steadfast support of the people of Morocco, the leadership of Morocco in our war against terrorism. Donald Evans
[ Against America Appreciate How Leadership Morocco Our Outset Say Steadfast Support Terrorism Very Want War]
Throughout history, great leaders have known the power of humor. Allen Klein Power
[ Great History Humor Known Leaders Power Throughout]
The leader can never close the gap between himself and the group. If he does, he is no longer what he must be. He must walk a tightrope between the consent he must win and the control he must exert. Vince Lombardi
[ Between Close Consent Control Does Exert Gap Group Himself Leader Longer Must Never Tightrope Walk Win]
Among my activities was membership in the Boy Scouts; I rose each year through the ranks, eventually achieving the rank of Eagle Scout and undertaking leadership roles in the organization. Frederick Reines
[ Achieving Activities Among Boy Each Eagle Eventually Leadership Membership Organization Rank Ranks Roles Rose Scout Scouts Through Undertaking Year]
The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant. Max de Pree Business
[ Between Define First Last Leader Reality Responsibility Say Servant Thank]
I never thought in terms of being a leader. I thought very simply in terms of helping people. John Hume
[ Being Helping Leader Never Simply Terms Thought Very]
What is the primary purpose of a political leader? To build a majority. If voters care about parking lots, then talk about parking lots. Newt Gingrich
[ Build Care Leader Lots Majority Parking Political Primary Purpose Talk Then Voters]
The scrupulous and the just, the noble, humane, and devoted natures; the unselfish and the intelligent may begin a movement - but it passes away from them. They are not the leaders of a revolution. They are its victims. Joseph Conrad
[ Away Begin Devoted Humane Intelligent Just Leaders May Movement Natures Noble Passes Revolution Scrupulous Them Unselfish Victims]
Don't necessarily avoid sharp edges. Occasionally they are necessary to leadership. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Avoid Edges Leadership Necessarily Necessary Occasionally Sharp]
My philosophy of leadership is to surround myself with good people who have ability, judgment and knowledge, but above all, a passion for service. Sonny Perdue
[ Ability Above Good Judgment Knowledge Leadership Myself Passion Philosophy Service Surround]
I was employed as an investigator and my particular team, we were investigating the role of the business community in the genocide and we identified a bunch of leaders of the business community and I investigated two people. Tony Greig
[ Bunch Business Community Employed Genocide Identified Investigated Investigating Investigator Leaders Particular Role Team Two Were]
I do believe there are leaders who are like lightning and they come along and they lead. The Lincolns of the world, the Alexander the Greats, they do exist. They have existed. Oliver Stone
[ Alexander Along Believe Come Exist Existed Greats Lead Leaders Lightning World]
Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them. John C. Maxwell Leadership
[ Ahead Close Enough Far Leaders Motivate Must Others Relate Them]
I'm always looking, as an actor, for activities. I think it's far more interesting to watch what people do than what they say. You always want to watch behavior, because the dialogue as written by our illustrious leaders is great. Eminently playable. Adam Baldwin
[ Activities Actor Always Because Behavior Dialogue Eminently Far Great Illustrious Interesting Leaders Looking More Our Playable Say Than Think Want Watch Written]
We are well aware from which countries and through which countries the terrorists are receiving support. In the immediate future I shall be calling upon the leaders of these states to put a stop to this kind of activity. Boris Yeltsin
[ Activity Aware Calling Countries Future Immediate Kind Leaders Put Receiving Shall States Stop Support Terrorists These Through Upon Well Which]
The local communities, through their leaders, were able to build a communications network that allowed my work here to reflect the needs and interests of the people within the 9th Congressional District. It's been an honor to do that and we did so successfully. Nick Lampson
[ Able Allowed Been Build Communications Communities Congressional Did District Here Honor Interests Leaders Local Needs Network Reflect Successfully Their Through Were Within Work]
But the person who scored well on an SAT will not necessarily be the best doctor or the best lawyer or the best businessman. These tests do not measure character, leadership, creativity, perseverance. William J. Wilson
[ Best Businessman Character Creativity Doctor Lawyer Leadership Measure Necessarily Perseverance Person Sat Scored Tests These Well Will]
Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader. Tacitus Business
[ Judgment Leader Qualities Reason]
We need to be a leadership position about protecting minors on the Internet and, more importantly, giving the parents the tools they need to protect them. Peter Chernin
[ Giving Importantly Internet Leadership Minors More Need Parents Position Protect Protecting Them Tools]
Leadership should be born out of the understanding of the needs of those who would be affected by it. Marian Anderson
[ Affected Born Leadership Needs Out Should Those Understanding Would]
I am a leader. Leaders always get heat. They're always going against the grain. Jimi Hendrix got heat; Bob Marley got heat; Miles Davis got heat. Every great artist got heat. Heat means you're doing something right. Ziggy Marley
[ Against Always Am Artist Bob Davis Doing Every Get Going Got Grain Great Heat Hendrix Jimi Leader Leaders Marley Means Miles Right Something]
But for 30 years, Orthodox leaders have tipped the balance between hawks and doves, and have been in a position to determine who forms a coalition and who runs the country. Amos Oz
[ Balance Been Between Coalition Country Determine Doves Forms Hawks Leaders Orthodox Position Runs Tipped Years]
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader. John Quincy Adams
[ Actions Become Dream Inspire Leader Learn More Others Your]
In this nation, leadership is dollars. Norman Lear
[ Dollars Leadership Nation]
The trial organized with U.N. participation of some kind will be for crimes committed by Khmer Rouge leaders from 1975 to 1979. That's it. Hun Sen
[ Committed Crimes Khmer Kind Leaders Organized Participation Rouge Some Trial Will]
They are scared that the BBC or CNN may call them radicals, so they remain soft instead. The problem lies there, with the Muslim leaders, not the Muslim masses. Abu Bakar Bashir
[ Bbc Call Cnn Instead Leaders Lies Masses May Muslim Problem Radicals Remain Scared Soft Them]
As leader of the effort of the Iraqi Survey Group, I spent most of my days not out in the field leading inspections. It's typically what you do at that level. I was trying to motivate, direct, find strategies. David Kay
[ Days Direct Effort Field Find Group Inspections Iraqi Leader Leading Level Most Motivate Out Spent Strategies Survey Trying Typically]
I think the leaders inevitably express the people they are leading. Leonard Baskin
[ Express Inevitably Leaders Leading Think]
Being a rock star is like being a cult leader - you really have to be in your own religion. Courtney Love
[ Being Cult Leader Own Really Religion Rock Star Your]
I think the greater responsibility, in terms of morality, is where leadership begins. Norman Lear
[ Begins Greater Leadership Morality Responsibility Terms Think Where]
Leadership demands that we make tough choices. Alan Autry
[ Choices Demands Leadership Make Tough]
There are very few groups that really stay together. The leaders of groups make enough money to be able to afford to work a maximum of 35-40 weeks a year. Norman Granz
[ Able Afford Enough Few Groups Leaders Make Maximum Money Really Stay Together Very Weeks Work Year]
We live in a time where government is not a leadership thing, it's more a business that's out there and running riot, so I guess the people have to go out there and say stuff. Yahoo Serious
[ Business Go Government Guess Leadership Live More Out Riot Running Say Stuff Thing Time Where]
A lot of these people, these program directors, just like anybody else in the world, even though they're supposed to be leaders in the world, they're followers. They follow what they think someone else is doing, instead of trying to blaze a trail. Talib Kweli
[ Anybody Blaze Directors Doing Else Even Follow Followers Instead Just Leaders Lot Program Someone Supposed These Think Though Trail Trying World]
All of this suggests that while citizens became more comfortable with President Bush after September 11 and thought him to have the requisite leadership skills, they continue to harbor doubts about his priorities, loyalties, interests, and policies. Thomas E. Mann
[ After Became Bush Citizens Comfortable Continue Doubts Harbor Him His Interests Leadership Loyalties More Policies President Priorities Requisite September Skills Suggests Thought While]
I have never been afraid to stand up to the leadership on issues where we disagree. If you chose to keep Cambridge Labour, then I can continue to press the Government for the things that matter to you, in a way that members of the opposition are unable to. Anne Campbell
[ Afraid Been Cambridge Chose Continue Disagree Government Issues Keep Labour Leadership Matter Members Never Opposition Press Stand Then Things Unable Up Way Where]
I think it's a good thing for a president or political leaders to want to put their values or their faith into action. Desmond Tutu did that in South Africa. Martin Luther King Jr. did that here. This is a good thing. Jim Wallis
[ Action Africa Desmond Did Faith Good Here Into Jr King Leaders Luther Martin Political President Put South Their Thing Think Values Want]
Much responsibility rests upon the shoulders of the song leader; it is not infrequently within his power to make or break a meeting. Paul Harris
[ Break His Infrequently Leader Make Meeting Much Power Responsibility Rests Shoulders Song Upon Within]
It is up to African leaders to show their will and political courage in order to assure that this new pan-African institution becomes an efficient instrument and not a place for endless discussions. Omar Bongo
[ African Assure Becomes Courage Discussions Efficient Endless Institution Instrument Leaders New Order Place Political Show Their Up Will]
If Ralph Nader runs, President Bush is going to be re-elected, and if Ralph Nader doesn't run, President Bush is going to be re-elected. We're going to run on the president's strong and principled leadership and his positive agenda for a second term. Ed Gillespie
[ Agenda Bush Going His Leadership Nader Positive President Principled Ralph Re-Elected Run Runs Second Strong Term]
Leadership is getting players to believe in you. If you tell a teammate you're ready to play as tough as you're able to, you'd better go out there and do it. Players will see right through a phony. And they can tell when you're not giving it all you've got. Larry Bird
[ Able Believe Better Getting Giving Go Got Leadership Out Phony Play Players Ready Right See Teammate Tell Through Tough Will]
In order to restore our country to the principles on which it was founded, we need to elect leaders that believe in the principles of the party, not just the power of the party. Christine O'Donnell
[ Believe Country Elect Founded Just Leaders Need Order Our Party Power Principles Restore Which]
Each group and each youngster is different. As a leader or coach, you get to know what they need. Mike Krzyzewski
[ Coach Different Each Get Group Know Leader Need Youngster]
All the ills of mankind, all the tragic misfortunes that fill the history books, all the political blunders, all the failures of the great leaders have arisen merely from a lack of skill at dancing. Moliere
[ Arisen Blunders Books Dancing Failures Fill Great History Ills Lack Leaders Mankind Merely Misfortunes Political Skill Tragic]
In Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Canada has at last produced a political leader worthy of assassination. Irving Layton
[ Assassination Canada Elliott Last Leader Political Produced Trudeau Worthy]
I must follow the people. Am I not their leader? Benjamin Disraeli
[ Am Follow Leader Must Their]
Good leaders make people feel that they're at the very heart of things, not at the periphery. Warren G. Bennis
[ Feel Good Heart Leaders Make Periphery Things Very]
Absolute identity with one's cause is the first and great condition of successful leadership. Woodrow Wilson
[ Absolute Cause Condition First Great Identity Leadership Successful]
I think it's important that the rest of the world know that we're not all the same and that we don't all have the sort of arrogance it feels like they're perceiving from our leaders. James Denton
[ Arrogance Feels Important Know Leaders Our Perceiving Rest Same Sort Think World]
I am a leader by default, only because nature does not allow a vacuum. Desmond Tutu
[ Allow Am Because Default Does Leader Nature Only Vacuum]
Democrats' attack on the Republican majority leader is nothing but a coordinated agenda to stop an effective leader from accomplishing the people's business. Bill Shuster
[ Accomplishing Agenda Attack Business Coordinated Democrats Effective Leader Majority Nothing Republican Stop]
Nigera is what it is because its leaders are not what they should be. Chinua Achebe
[ Because Leaders Should]
The best thing about this band is I'm the leader! Keith Emerson
[ Band Best Leader Thing]
Practically all the prominent leaders of thought in China today are openly agnostics and even atheists. Hu Shih
[ Atheists China Even Leaders Openly Practically Prominent Thought Today]
Bush the father did well in placing his sons as governors and did not forget to pass on the expertise in fraud from the leaders of the region to Florida to use it in critical moments. Osama bin Laden
[ Bush Critical Did Expertise Father Florida Forget Fraud Governors His Leaders Moments Pass Placing Region Sons Use Well]
As the U.S. trade deficit, and the portion of that deficit attributed to China, continue to grow, our own economy is at risk of losing its reputation as a leader in world trade. Jo Ann Emerson
[ Attributed China Continue Deficit Economy Grow Leader Losing Our Own Portion Reputation Risk Trade World]
We don't have a lot of Reagan-type leaders in our party. Remember Ronald Reagan Democrats? I want a Republican that can attract Democrats. Lindsey Graham
[ Attract Democrats Leaders Lot Our Party Reagan Remember Republican Ronald Want]
Success in almost any field depends more on energy and drive than it does on intelligence. This explains why we have so many stupid leaders. Sloan Wilson Success
[ Almost Any Depends Does Drive Energy Explains Field Intelligence Leaders Many More Stupid Success Than Why]
Our political leaders must be honest and forthcoming with data that will allow citizens to use facts and figures to judge for themselves what state Social Security is in. Grace Napolitano
[ Allow Citizens Data Facts Figures Forthcoming Honest Judge Leaders Must Our Political Security Social State Themselves Use Will]
Contrary to what the politicians and religious leaders would like us to believe, the world won't be made safer by creating barriers between people. Michael Palin
[ Barriers Believe Between Contrary Creating Leaders Made Politicians Religious Safer Us Won World Would]
As the leader of twelve apostles, even Jesus had more executive experience than Obama. Ann Coulter
[ Apostles Even Executive Experience Had Jesus Leader More Obama Obama Than Twelve]
Bush may be a strong leader in the war on terrorism, but on budget deficits he is missing-in-action. Jim Cooper
[ Budget Bush Deficits Leader May Strong Terrorism War]
I recognize we will pay more attention when we have different leadership. Octavia Butler
[ Attention Different Leadership More Pay Recognize Will]
I played a lot of leaders, autocratic sorts; perhaps it was my Canadian accent. Leslie Nielsen
[ Accent Autocratic Canadian Leaders Lot Perhaps Played Sorts]
There's no deep bench there, Mahmoud Abbas is, I think, the best leader of the Palestinians we could field. Jane Harman
[ Bench Best Could Deep Field Leader Palestinians Think]
The leader of men in warfare can show himself to his followers only through a mask, a mask that he must make for himself, but a mask made in such form as will mark him to men of his time and place as the leader they want and need. John Keegan
[ Followers Form Him Himself His Leader Made Make Mark Mask Men Must Need Only Place Show Such Through Time Want Warfare Will]
As far as Iraq is concerned, let's not forget what the UNSCR is about, that the main consideration in Iraq is that there is a leader who has been developing weapons of mass destruction, and has been violating UN resolutions for over a decade. Donald Evans
[ Been Concerned Consideration Decade Destruction Developing Far Forget Iraq Leader Main Mass Over Resolutions Un Violating Weapons]
Zhvania was the general secretary of the organisation which I founded, the Citizens' Union. It was the biggest organisation and came first in all elections, and Zhvania was the leader. Eduard Shevardnadze
[ Biggest Came Citizens Elections First Founded General Leader Organisation Secretary Union Which]
Myself, I don't think you will ever get security in the Mideast until you have what on the surface appears to be fair to both sides. You have to have leaders committed to peace, on both sides. One side can't impose a solution. Bobby R. Inman
[ Appears Both Committed Ever Fair Get Impose Leaders Mideast Myself Peace Security Side Sides Solution Surface Think Until Will]
Democratic leaders always seem to blame America first. Ken Mehlman
[ Always America Blame Democratic First Leaders Seem]
One leader, one people, signifies one master and millions of slaves. Albert Camus
[ Leader Master Millions Signifies Slaves]
Leadership is a privilege to better the lives of others. It is not an opportunity to satisfy personal greed. Mwai Kibaki
[ Better Greed Leadership Lives Opportunity Others Personal Privilege Satisfy]
As a leader, you're supposed to be above reproach, and what that means is you can't even give the appearance that you're going to do something wrong. Kevin Thomas
[ Above Appearance Even Give Going Leader Means Reproach Something Supposed Wrong]
Our nation and those of the developed world must offer our own resistance to despot leaders who seek to commit murder on the basis of religion or race. Tim Bishop
[ Basis Commit Despot Developed Leaders Murder Must Nation Offer Our Own Race Religion Resistance Seek Those World]
Authenticity is the alignment of head, mouth, heart, and feet - thinking, saying, feeling, and doing the same thing - consistently. This builds trust, and followers love leaders they can trust. Lance Secretan
[ Alignment Authenticity Builds Consistently Doing Feeling Feet Followers Head Heart Leaders Love Mouth Same Saying Thing Thinking Trust]
A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don't necessarily want to go, but ought to be. Rosalynn Carter
[ Go Great Leader Necessarily Ought Takes Want Where]
There is no credible evidence of the current exceptional global warming trumpeted by the IPCC. The IPCC is no longer behaving as an investigative scientific organization or pretending to be one. Their leaders betrayed the trust of the world community. Grant Miles
[ Behaving Betrayed Community Credible Current Evidence Exceptional Global Investigative Ipcc Leaders Longer Organization Pretending Scientific Their Trust Warming World]
Only when God was said to have died did various leaders, professions and sectors risk pushing themselves forward as successors. John Ralston Saul
[ Did Died Forward God Leaders Only Professions Pushing Risk Said Sectors Successors Themselves Various]
Yet food is something that is taken for granted by most world leaders despite the fact that more than half of the population of the world is hungry. Norman Borlaug
[ Despite Fact Food Granted Half Hungry Leaders More Most Population Something Taken Than World Yet]
Such highly qualitative leadership is demanded especially in the realm of the fostering of right international relations. Here the demand is simply irresistible. John Raleigh Mott
[ Demand Demanded Especially Fostering Here Highly International Irresistible Leadership Qualitative Realm Relations Right Simply Such]
I was writing a chapter of Beautiful Evidence on the subject of the sculptural pedestal, which led to my thinking about what's up on the pedestal - the great leader. Edward Tufte
[ Beautiful Chapter Evidence Great Leader Led Pedestal Sculptural Subject Thinking Up Which Writing]
The manager has his eye on the bottom line; the leader has his eye on the horizon. Warren G. Bennis
[ Bottom Eye His Horizon Leader Line Manager]
Molecular collision dynamics has been a wonderful area of research for all practitioners. This is especially true for those who were following the footsteps of pioneers and leaders of the field twenty years ago. Yuan T. Lee
[ Ago Area Been Collision Dynamics Especially Field Following Footsteps Leaders Molecular Pioneers Practitioners Research Those True Twenty Were Wonderful Years]
I've developed a huge regard for Toyota for its environmental awareness, for its immense commitment to research and development in this field, and for its leadership in developing hybrids which others are now following. Maurice Strong
[ Awareness Commitment Developed Developing Development Environmental Field Following Huge Hybrids Immense Leadership Now Others Regard Research Toyota Which]
And the whole world, the whole world that believes in freedom, whether you're talking about personal freedom, economic freedom, religious freedom, they look to the United States for leadership; and you're part of that leadership. Don Nickles
[ Believes Economic Freedom Leadership Look Part Personal Religious States Talking United Whether Whole World]
I know that we shall meet problems along the way, but I'd far rather see for myself what's going on in the world outside, than rely on newspapers, television, politicians and religious leaders to tell me what I should be thinking. Michael Palin
[ Along Far Going Know Leaders Meet Myself Newspapers Outside Politicians Problems Rather Religious Rely See Shall Should Television Tell Than Thinking Way World]
Followers are the customers of the Higher Ground Leader, who strives to meet or exceed the outer and inner needs of followers. Lance Secretan
[ Customers Exceed Followers Ground Higher Inner Leader Meet Needs Outer Strives]
Clearly you need a new team to go out to bat on your behalf; to fight for your rights and to report back to you personally and to the leadership of the IFP. Mangosuthu Buthelezi
[ Back Bat Behalf Clearly Fight Go Leadership Need New Out Personally Report Rights Team Your]
We can't drive our SUVs and eat as much as we want and keep our homes on 72 degrees at all times... and then just expect that other countries are going to say OK. That's not leadership. That's not going to happen. Barack Obama
[ Countries Degrees Drive Eat Expect Going Happen Homes Just Keep Leadership Much Ok Other Our Say Then Times Want]
Whether it comes from a despotic sovereign or an elected president, from a murderous general or a beloved leader, I see power as an inhuman and hateful phenomenon. Oriana Fallaci
[ Beloved Comes Despotic Elected General Hateful Inhuman Leader Murderous Phenomenon Power President See Sovereign Whether]
The final test of a leader is that he leaves behind him in other men the conviction and the will to carry on. Walter Lippmann Business
[ Behind Carry Conviction Final Him Leader Leaves Men Other Test Will]
I know that the right kind of political leader for the Labour Party is a desiccated calculating machine. Aneurin Bevan
[ Calculating Kind Know Labour Leader Machine Party Political Right]
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other. John F. Kennedy
[ Each Indispensable Leadership Learning Other]
I think it is quite dangerous for an organisation to think they can predict where they are going to need leadership. It needs to be something that people are willing to assume if it feels relevant, given the context of any situation. Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Any Assume Context Dangerous Feels Given Going Leadership Need Needs Organisation Predict Quite Relevant Situation Something Think Where Willing]
I can't say I have control over my emotions; I don't know my mind. I'm lost like everyone else. I'm certainly not a leader. Richard Gere
[ Certainly Control Else Emotions Everyone Know Leader Lost Mind Over Say]
America is a country ready to be taken, in fact, longing to be taken by political leaders ready to restore democracy and trust to the political process. Arianna Huffington
[ America Country Democracy Fact Leaders Longing Political Process Ready Restore Taken Trust]
Leaders of the future will have to be visionary and be able to bring people in - real communicators. These are things that women bring to leadership and executive positions, and it's going to be incredibly valuable and incredibly in demand. Anita Borg
[ Able Bring Communicators Demand Executive Future Going Incredibly Leaders Leadership Positions Real These Things Valuable Visionary Will Women]
The man who lets a leader prescribe his course is a wreck being towed to the scrap heap. Ayn Rand
[ Being Course Heap His Leader Lets Man Prescribe Scrap Wreck]
First of all, I can't forget my first responsibility - which is to be the Leader of the Opposition and that's to provide an alternative government. Stephen Harper
[ Alternative First Forget Government Leader Opposition Provide Responsibility Which]
Example is leadership. Albert Schweitzer
[ Example Leadership]
I am going to work with Tom Daschle. And I'll work with the Republican leaders and the president to try and come up with something that we can all be proud of. John Breaux
[ Am Come Going Leaders President Proud Republican Something Tom Try Up Work]
The message of the free world to any potential Palestinian leadership should be a simple one: Embrace democratic reform and we will embrace you. Natan Sharansky
[ Any Democratic Embrace Free Leadership Message Palestinian Potential Reform Should Simple Will World]
The Chinese leadership hoped that the world would soon forget the Tiananmen Square massacre. Our job in Congress is to ensure that we never forget those who lost their lives in Tiananmen Square that day or the pro-democracy cause for which they fought. Tom Lantos
[ Cause Chinese Congress Day Ensure Forget Fought Hoped Job Leadership Lives Lost Massacre Never Our Soon Square Their Those Which World Would]
Never forget that no military leader has ever become great without audacity. Karl Von Clausewitz
[ Audacity Become Ever Forget Great Leader Military Never Without]
The Divine Thing that made itself the foundation of the Church does not seem, to judge by his comments on the religious leadership of his day, to have hoped much from officers of a church. Charles Williams
[ Church Comments Day Divine Does Foundation His Hoped Itself Judge Leadership Made Much Officers Religious Seem Thing]
Some great people are leaders and others are more lucky, in the right place at the right time. I'd put myself in the latter category. But I'd never call myself a normal designer of anything. Steve Wozniak
[ Anything Call Category Designer Great Latter Leaders Lucky More Myself Never Normal Others Place Put Right Some Time]
We've got activists all across the country like the members of the Million Mom March organization, some of their leaders are here tonight. We're phone banking congressional offices and pursuing editorial boards. Michael D. Barnes
[ Across Activists Banking Boards Congressional Country Editorial Got Here Leaders March Members Million Mom Offices Organization Phone Pursuing Some Their Tonight]
Leaders get out in front and stay there by raising the standards by which they judge themselves - and by which they are willing to be judged. Frederick W. Smith
[ Front Get Judge Judged Leaders Out Raising Standards Stay Themselves Which Willing]
A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way. John C. Maxwell
[ Goes Knows Leader Shows Way]
I am not unaware that leaders betray, and sell out, and play false. Mary Harris Jones
[ Am Betray False Leaders Out Play Sell Unaware]
The idea of being a foreign correspondent and wandering the world and witnessing great events, having adventures and covering the activities of world leaders, appealed to me greatly. It was a very glamorous life in those days. Alan Cranston
[ Activities Adventures Appealed Being Correspondent Covering Days Events Foreign Glamorous Great Greatly Having Idea Leaders Life Those Very Wandering Witnessing World]
The fountain of youth with the youthful young musician is one meaning, and the fountain of youth with the youthful energy of the leader is another meaning. Roy Haynes
[ Another Energy Fountain Leader Meaning Musician Young Youth Youthful]
Clearly, every company needs a leader. That's an important part of being the CEO of the company. Sanjay Kumar
[ Being Ceo Clearly Company Every Important Leader Needs Part]
To have a man who can flirt is next thing to indispensable to a leader of society. Margaret Oliphant
[ Flirt Indispensable Leader Man Next Society Thing]
Leaders keep their eyes on the horizon, not just on the bottom line. Warren G. Bennis
[ Bottom Eyes Horizon Just Keep Leaders Line Their]
But certainly in Uganda, Mozambique and South Africa, people don't really talk about sex and certainly religious leaders - some of them - up to now have been very unwilling to accept, for instance, the promotion of condom use. Emma Thompson
[ Accept Africa Been Certainly Condom Instance Leaders Now Promotion Really Religious Sex Some South Talk Them Uganda Unwilling Up Use Very]
Being a leader gives you charisma. If you look and study the leaders who have succeeded, that's where charisma comes from, from the leading. Seth Godin
[ Being Charisma Comes Gives Leader Leaders Leading Look Study Succeeded Where]
It is to be hoped that the leaders of this movement will place the nation above the party. Franz von Papen
[ Above Hoped Leaders Movement Nation Party Place Will]
If Turkey is prepared to acknowledge the Armenian Genocide, then its leaders can proceed immediately to direct dialogue with its counterparts in Armenia to define a common vision for the future. Mark Foley
[ Acknowledge Armenia Armenian Common Counterparts Define Dialogue Direct Future Genocide Immediately Leaders Prepared Proceed Then Turkey Vision]
There comes a point when a man must refuse to answer to his leader if he is also to answer to his own conscience. Hartley William Shawcross
[ Also Answer Comes Conscience His Leader Man Must Own Point Refuse]
Elected leaders who forget how they got there won't the next time. Malcolm Forbes
[ Elected Forget Got How Leaders Next Time Won]
If you don't understand that you work for your mislabeled 'subordinates,' then you know nothing of leadership. You know only tyranny. Dee Hock
[ Know Leadership Nothing Only Subordinates Then Tyranny Understand Work Your]
Many of our nation's great leaders began their careers at a service academy. I encourage anyone interested in a rewarding college experience or military career to apply as soon as possible. Chris Cannon
[ Academy Anyone Apply Began Career Careers College Encourage Experience Great Interested Leaders Many Military Nation Our Possible Rewarding Service Soon Their]
The problem is, we elected a manager and we need a leader. Let's face it: Bush is just dim. George Clooney
[ Bush Dim Elected Face Just Leader Manager Need Problem]
The wicked leader is he who the people despise. The good leader is he who the people revere. The great leader is he who the people say, 'We did it ourselves.' Lao Tzu
[ Despise Did Good Great Leader Ourselves Revere Say Wicked]
We needed to go back on the offense and offer clear leadership on Iraq. Condoleezza Rice
[ Back Clear Go Iraq Leadership Needed Offense Offer]
In fact, because of this deep desire for peace, the ruling class leaders of this land, from 1945 on, stepped up the hysteria and propaganda to drive into American minds the false notion that danger threatened them from the East. Paul Robeson
[ American Because Class Danger Deep Desire Drive East Fact False Hysteria Into Land Leaders Minds Notion Peace Propaganda Ruling Stepped Them Threatened Up]
While Kuwait is not a democracy, giving only half the population a voice in their government is not a policy this Congress should support and one that I am glad that Kuwait's leaders are changing. Ginny B. Waite
[ Am Changing Congress Democracy Giving Glad Government Half Kuwait Leaders Only Policy Population Should Support Their Voice While]
Stories are the single most powerful tool in a leader's toolkit. Howard Gardner
[ Leader Most Powerful Single Stories Tool]
Bipartisanship isn't an option anymore; it is a requirement. The American people have divided responsibility for leadership right down the middle. Tom Daschle
[ American Anymore Bipartisanship Divided Down Leadership Middle Option Requirement Responsibility Right]
Leadership requires the courage to make decisions that will benefit the next generation. Alan Autry
[ Benefit Courage Decisions Generation Leadership Make Next Requires Will]
At such a loving invitation, Pinocchio, with one leap from the back of the orchestra, found himself in the front rows. With another leap, he was on the orchestra leader's head. With a third, he landed on the stage. Carlo Collodi
[ Another Back Found Front Head Himself Invitation Landed Leader Leap Loving Orchestra Pinocchio Rows Stage Such Third]
Not only the priceless heritage of our fathers, of our seamen, of our Empire builders is being thrown away in a war that serves no British interests - but our alliance leader Stalin dreams of nothing but the destruction of that heritage of our fathers? John Amery
[ Alliance Away Being British Builders Destruction Dreams Empire Fathers Heritage Interests Leader Nothing Only Our Priceless Seamen Serves Stalin Thrown War]
Even though worker capacity and motivation are destroyed when leaders choose power over productivity, it appears that bosses would rather be in control than have the organization work well. Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Appears Bosses Capacity Choose Control Destroyed Even Leaders Motivation Organization Over Power Productivity Rather Than Though Well Work Worker Would]
Moreover, as the leadership of the House confirmed last year, the Administration remains opposed to a congressional resolution on the Armenian Genocide due to Turkish objections. This approach sends absolutely the wrong signal to Turkey and to the rest of the world. Patrick J. Kennedy
[ Absolutely Administration Approach Armenian Confirmed Congressional Due Genocide House Last Leadership Moreover Objections Opposed Remains Resolution Rest Sends Signal Turkey Turkish World Wrong Year]
But the question is to find and rear leaders that are really one with the masses. This can only be accomplished by the masses, the political parties and the Trade Unions, by means of the most severe struggle, also inwardly. Herman Gorter
[ Accomplished Also Find Inwardly Leaders Masses Means Most Only Parties Political Question Really Rear Severe Struggle Trade Unions]
George W. Bush is a leader, and that's what we need in the White House. George Bush is someone you can believe and trust. Jim Edgar
[ Believe Bush George House Leader Need Someone Trust White]
And we've got to ask ourselves some very serious questions as to whether or not certain religious leaders, in terms of raising money - I hate to bring this up - are pushing hot buttons. Tony Campolo
[ Ask Bring Buttons Certain Got Hate Hot Leaders Money Ourselves Pushing Questions Raising Religious Serious Some Terms Up Very Whether]
Servant leadership is the foundation and the secret of Sam Walton's ability to achieve team synergy. Michael Bergdahl
[ Ability Achieve Foundation Leadership Sam Secret Servant Synergy Team Walton]
A person always doing his or her best becomes a natural leader, just by example. Joe DiMaggio
[ Always Becomes Best Doing Example Her His Just Leader Natural Person]
Franklin Roosevelt was a great leader. He saw how to use the levers of power to affect change. Pete du Pont
[ Affect Change Franklin Great How Leader Levers Power Roosevelt Saw Use]
For many members of Congress, the time for choosing is near - do what the party leadership demands, or do what the people have asked you to do. If my colleagues don't mind some advice from a newcomer, I'd suggest going with the will of the people. Scott Brown
[ Advice Asked Choosing Colleagues Congress Demands Going Leadership Many Members Mind Near Party Some Suggest Time Will]
When I was in school, I was very involved with a lot of things. I was very very active. I couldn't say that I wasn't popular. I was a cheerleader when I was in junior high. I didn't make it in high school so I started a dance line. Faith Ford
[ Active Cheerleader Dance High Involved Junior Line Lot Make Popular Say School Started Things Very]
And on the other hand, we see that the Israeli government is attacking that part of the Palestinian leader. Rafik Hariri
[ Attacking Government Hand Israeli Leader Other Palestinian Part See]
San Francisco has long been a leader in the arts, nurturing generations of painters, sculptors, poets, novelists, playwrights, film-makers, and performing artists and innovators of every kind. Gavin Newsom
[ Artists Arts Been Every Film-Makers Francisco Generations Innovators Kind Leader Long Novelists Nurturing Painters Performing Playwrights Poets San Sculptors]
I wasn't a cheerleader or the prom queen. I don't move through the world with a mirror in front of my face, and I've never been attracted to projects that had an emphasis on what I look like. Michael Michele
[ Attracted Been Cheerleader Emphasis Face Front Had Look Mirror Move Never Projects Prom Queen Through World]
Choosing one's leaders is an affirmation that the person making the choice has inherent worth. Linda Chavez
[ Affirmation Choice Choosing Inherent Leaders Making Person Worth]
When we were doing the cheerleading for this, I was excited about doing it because I always wanted to be a cheerleader. I always wanted to but I didn't get to because I was working. Christina Milian
[ Always Because Cheerleader Doing Excited Get Wanted Were Working]
In choosing a president, we really don't choose a Republican or Democrat, a conservative or liberal. We choose a leader. Rudy Giuliani
[ Choose Choosing Conservative Democrat Leader Liberal President Really Republican]
The leader has to be practical and a realist, yet must talk the language of the visionary and the idealist. Eric Hoffer
[ Idealist Language Leader Must Practical Realist Talk Visionary Yet]
Had the United States not acted in Iraq, Libyan leader Muammar Qadhafi would likely not have declared his weapons programs, submitted to international inspections and voluntarily dismantled its programs. Jim Gerlach
[ Acted Declared Dismantled Had His Inspections International Iraq Leader Likely Programs States Submitted United Voluntarily Weapons Would]
That Sinn Fein, as I've already indicated, their leaders have already indicated that's what they want to achieve - once we get that credible statement, then we can get around the table and start to move forward, and I'm confident we can do so. Peter Hain
[ Achieve Already Around Confident Credible Fein Forward Get Indicated Leaders Move Once Sinn Start Statement Table Their Then Want]
It is very comforting to believe that leaders who do terrible things are, in fact, mad. That way, all we have to do is make sure we don't put psychotics in high places and we've got the problem solved. Tom Wolfe
[ Believe Comforting Fact Got High Leaders Mad Make Places Problem Psychotics Put Solved Sure Terrible Things Very Way]
Presidential leadership needn't always cost money. Look for low- and no-cost options. They can be surprisingly effective. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Always Cost Effective Leadership Look Money Needn Options Presidential Surprisingly]
I've reached out to other mayors throughout the United States to form an Olympic Task Force of Mayors, and to community leaders, Congress, and businesspeople. As thousands of people around the country join the movement, it gets more and more exciting. Richard M. Daley
[ Around Community Congress Country Exciting Force Form Gets Join Leaders Mayors More Movement Olympic Other Out Reached States Task Thousands Throughout United]
As leaders, we become whole when we see that our focused, singular commitment to making the numbers and the metrics cannot be effective on its own, but only when it is part of the whole picture - only when we see that it takes more than metrics to make up the whole. Lance Secretan
[ Become Cannot Commitment Effective Focused Leaders Make Making More Numbers Only Our Own Part Picture See Singular Takes Than Up Whole]
Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out. Stephen Covey Leadership
[ Carrying Discipline Effective First Leadership Management Out Putting Things]
We need a positive economic agenda that invests in the innovation and growth that will create jobs for middle class families and ensure that America remains the world leader. Rick Larsen
[ Agenda America Class Create Economic Ensure Families Growth Innovation Invests Jobs Leader Middle Need Positive Remains Will World]
A leader or a man of action in a crisis almost always acts subconsciously and then thinks of the reasons for his action. Jawaharlal Nehru
[ Action Acts Almost Always Crisis His Leader Man Reasons Subconsciously Then Thinks]
In working with UNICEF our corporate partners have demonstrated time and again that their financial resources, leadership and expertise can bring about real and lasting benefits for the world's children. Carol Bellamy
[ Again Benefits Bring Children Corporate Demonstrated Expertise Financial Lasting Leadership Our Partners Real Resources Their Time Unicef Working World]
My role in society, or any artist's or poet's role, is to try and express what we all feel. Not to tell people how to feel. Not as a preacher, not as a leader, but as a reflection of us all. John Lennon
[ Any Artist Express Feel How Leader Poet Preacher Reflection Role Society Tell Try Us]
A leader is someone who helps improve the lives of other people or improve the system they live under. Sam Houston
[ Helps Improve Leader Live Lives Other Someone System Under]
It was, however, in the interest of Osama bin Laden for us to destroy a secular Arab leader; it was very much in the interest of the Iranians because they wanted revenge against Saddam Hussein for Iraq's invasion in 1980. William Odom
[ Against Arab Because Bin Destroy However Hussein Interest Invasion Iranians Iraq Laden Leader Much Osama Revenge Saddam Secular Us Very Wanted]
It's a sad day when the leaders of the free world engage in such deception and trickery. I voted against this unnecessary war and will continue to argue that the best way to support our troops is to bring them home. Major R. Owens
[ Against Argue Best Bring Continue Day Deception Engage Free Home Leaders Our Sad Such Support Them Trickery Troops Unnecessary Voted War Way Will World]
If there is no certain reality, the idea of following a leader must be scrutinized. Marguerite Young
[ Certain Following Idea Leader Must Reality Scrutinized]
One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency. Arnold H. Glasow Business
[ Ability Becomes Before Emergency Leadership Problem Recognize Tests]
Today a reader, tomorrow a leader. Margaret Fuller Leadership
[ Leader Reader Today Tomorrow]
The public sector certainly includes the Department of Labor. Those are jobs that are available. They are open and they are good paying jobs. The government as a whole has been actually retrenching under President Clinton's leadership. Alexis Herman
[ Actually Available Been Certainly Clinton Department Good Government Includes Jobs Labor Leadership Open Paying President Public Sector Those Under Whole]
I look forward to working with our leadership team to advance the causes of smaller government, lower taxes, eliminating terrorism, and providing affordable health care, among other issues. Howard Coble
[ Advance Affordable Among Care Causes Eliminating Forward Government Health Issues Leadership Look Lower Other Our Providing Smaller Taxes Team Terrorism Working]
When leaders take back power, when they act as heroes and saviors, they end up exhausted, overwhelmed, and deeply stressed. Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Act Back Deeply End Exhausted Heroes Leaders Overwhelmed Power Stressed Take Up]
You can never stop and as older people, we have to learn how to take leadership from the youth and I guess I would say that this is what I'm attempting to do right now. Angela Davis
[ Attempting Guess How Leadership Learn Never Now Older Right Say Stop Take Would Youth]
No state, furthermore, unless it has aggressive military designs such as those which consumed Nazi leaders in the thirties, is likely to divert to defense any more of its resources and wealth and energy than seems necessary. Lester B. Pearson
[ Aggressive Any Consumed Defense Designs Divert Energy Furthermore Leaders Likely Military More Necessary Resources Seems State Such Than Thirties Those Unless Wealth Which]
When the best leader's work is done the people say, "We did it ourselves." Lao Tzu
[ Best Did Done Leader Ourselves Say Work]
Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy. Norman Schwarzkopf
[ Character Combination Leadership Must Potent Strategy Without]
America would be a better place if leaders would do more long-term thinking. Wilma Mankiller
[ America Better Leaders Long-Term More Place Thinking Would]
The problem is, is that President Bush and the Republican leadership in the Congress have resisted attempts to increase dramatically our fuel economy standards over the last five years. Ed Markey
[ Attempts Bush Congress Dramatically Economy Five Fuel Increase Last Leadership Our Over President Problem Republican Resisted Standards Years]
I can finally go home and tell the constituents, law enforcement, and leaders in Washington state that Congress is treating the meth problem with the same urgency and commitment that local communities have been treating it with for years. Rick Larsen
[ Been Commitment Communities Congress Constituents Enforcement Finally Go Home Law Leaders Local Problem Same State Tell Treating Urgency Washington Years]
I never could be a partisan leader - a man of one idea. Joshua Chamberlain
[ Could Idea Leader Man Never Partisan]
President Bush spent last night calling world leaders to support the war with Iraq and it is sad when the most powerful man on earth is yelling, 'I know you're there, pick up, pick up. Craig Kilborn
[ Bush Calling Earth Iraq Know Last Leaders Man Most Night Pick Powerful President Sad Spent Support Up War World Yelling]
Our democracy poses problems and these problems must and shall be solved by courageous leadership. Charles Edison
[ Courageous Democracy Leadership Must Our Poses Problems Shall Solved These]
True leadership lies in guiding others to success. In ensuring that everyone is performing at their best, doing the work they are pledged to do and doing it well. Bill Owens
[ Best Doing Ensuring Everyone Guiding Leadership Lies Others Performing Pledged Success Their True Well Work]
Our customer base is not necessarily a leader, an early adopter. Lee Scott
[ Base Customer Early Leader Necessarily Our]
Honor bespeaks worth. Confidence begets trust. Service brings satisfaction. Cooperation proves the quality of leadership. James Cash Penney
[ Begets Bespeaks Brings Confidence Cooperation Honor Leadership Proves Quality Satisfaction Service Trust Worth]
Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and in actions. Harold S. Geneen Leadership
[ Actions Attitude Leadership Much Practiced Words]
Harvard is first and foremost a university and not a consulting operation, and our job here is to teach and to research and to create knowledge on Asia in conjunction and in cooperation with scholars as well as with political, intellectual, and cultural leaders in Asia. William Kirby
[ Asia Conjunction Consulting Cooperation Create Cultural First Foremost Harvard Here Intellectual Job Knowledge Leaders Operation Our Political Research Scholars Teach University Well]
The atmosphere at my school was very competitive. Young girls were competing with each other every day for status, for leadership, for the affection of the teachers. I hated it. Zhang Ziyi
[ Affection Atmosphere Competing Competitive Day Each Every Girls Hated Leadership Other School Status Teachers Very Were Young]
But when you get into a situation where you can acquire a proven leader, a proven quality player, an unselfish player, a guy who taken a team to the Super Bowl, I think you do it. Ron Jaworski
[ Acquire Bowl Get Guy Into Leader Player Proven Quality Situation Super Taken Team Think Unselfish Where]
In the area we're discussing, leadership begins on Madison Avenue, on the desks and in the offices of people who spend hundreds of millions of dollars buying what will get them ratings. Norman Lear
[ Area Avenue Begins Buying Desks Discussing Dollars Get Hundreds Leadership Madison Millions Offices Ratings Spend Them Will]
Russia is still the leader in world space exploration. But its position of leader involves great responsibility - we have no right to lag behind. We can and we must move constantly forward. Valentina Tereshkova
[ Behind Constantly Exploration Forward Great Involves Lag Leader Move Must Position Responsibility Right Russia Space Still World]
Almost the only persons who may be said to comprehend even approximately the significance, principles, and purposes of Socialism are the chief leaders of the extreme wings of the Socialistic forces, and perhaps a few of the money kings themselves. Benjamin Tucker
[ Almost Approximately Chief Comprehend Even Extreme Few Forces Kings Leaders May Money Only Perhaps Persons Principles Purposes Said Significance Socialism Socialistic Themselves Wings]
I want to see a player on the football field. I want to see what kind of teammate they are, what kind of leadership qualities they have. I want to see how aggressive they are, how much fun they have playing the game. Roy Clark
[ Aggressive Field Football Fun Game How Kind Leadership Much Player Playing Qualities See Teammate Want]
The only kind of movement you could make in the Navy was to be a platoon leader or one of those kinds of things as you got more senior in your Navy career. Daniel J. Evans
[ Career Could Got Kind Kinds Leader Make More Movement Navy Only Platoon Senior Things Those Your]
The ecclesiastical system of Rome, and particularly its leaders, for a thousand years and more thought that the earth is fixed and that everything else revolves about it. Joseph Franklin Rutherford
[ Earth Ecclesiastical Else Everything Fixed Leaders More Particularly Revolves Rome System Thought Thousand Years]
Sinn Fein has demonstrated the ability to play a leadership role as part of a popular movement towards peace, equality and justice. Gerry Adams
[ Ability Demonstrated Equality Fein Justice Leadership Movement Part Peace Play Popular Role Sinn Towards]
The question is the morning after. What sort of Iraq do we wake up to after the bombing? What happens in the region? What impact could it have? These are questions leaders I have spoken to have posed. Kofi Annan
[ After Bombing Could Happens Impact Iraq Leaders Morning Posed Question Questions Region Sort Spoken These Up Wake]
Today America lost a great elder statesman, a committed public servant, and leader of the Senate. And today I lost a treasured friend. Ted Kennedy was an iconic, larger than life United States senator whose influence cannot be overstated. Many have come before, and many will come after, but Ted Kennedy's name will always be remembered as someone who lived and breathed the United States Senate and the work completed within its chamber. Orrin Hatch
[ After Always America Before Breathed Cannot Chamber Come Committed Completed Elder Friend Great Iconic Influence Kennedy Larger Leader Life Lived Lost Many Name Overstated Public Remembered Senate Senator Servant Someone Stat]
Republican leadership in Congress let the energy companies write the energy bill that sent prices soaring, and has turned a blind eye to the struggles of working families trying to make ends meet. Sherrod Brown
[ Bill Blind Companies Congress Ends Energy Eye Families Leadership Make Meet Prices Republican Sent Soaring Struggles Trying Turned Working Write]
This Congress is simply not doing its job under Republican leadership. Jim Cooper
[ Congress Doing Job Leadership Republican Simply Under]
Appraisals are where you get together with your team leader and agree what an outstanding member of the team you are, how much your contribution has been valued, what massive potential you have and, in recognition of all this, would you mind having your salary halved. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Agree Been Contribution Get Halved Having How Leader Massive Member Mind Much Outstanding Potential Recognition Salary Team Together Valued Where Would Your]
There are no warlike people - just warlike leaders. Ralph Bunche
[ Just Leaders Warlike]
But let's be clear. We're talking about a country where there's no opposition. As leader he can ignore Parliament and - sorry that's Tony Blair isn't it? Um, so he doesn't even have to ask the country before he goes to war - sorry that's still Tony Blair. Rory Bremner
[ Ask Before Blair Clear Country Even Goes Ignore Leader Opposition Parliament Sorry Still Talking Tony Um War Where]
I mean, Emily Harris was his wife. And she seemed to resent his leadership, but on the other hand, she felt like a good soldier, that he had to be the leader. Patty Hearst
[ Emily Felt Good Had Hand Harris His Leader Leadership Mean Other Resent Seemed She Soldier Wife]
When the tyrant has disposed of foreign enemies by conquest or treaty, and there is nothing more to fear from them, then he is always stirring up some war or other, in order that the people may require a leader. Plato
[ Always Conquest Disposed Enemies Fear Foreign Leader May More Nothing Order Other Require Some Stirring Them Then Treaty Tyrant Up War]
I grew up in a very musical family, my father was a musician and a big band leader and made records. Billy Sherwood
[ Band Big Family Father Grew Leader Made Musical Musician Records Up Very]
It is hard to look up to a leader who keeps his ear to the ground. James H. Boren
[ Ear Ground Hard His Keeps Leader Look Up]
I'm quite modest. I don't want to tell people I'm a leader. Pol Pot
[ Leader Modest Quite Tell Want]
The failure of women to have reached positions of leadership has been due in large part to social and professional discrimination. Rosalyn S. Yalow
[ Been Discrimination Due Failure Large Leadership Part Positions Professional Reached Social Women]
I work on OpenBSD fulltime, as the project leader. I set some directions, increase communication between the developers, and try to be involved in nearly every aspect of the base system. Theo de Raadt
[ Aspect Base Between Communication Developers Directions Every Fulltime Increase Involved Leader Nearly Project Set Some System Try Work]
Men ever follow willingly a daring leader: most willingly of all, in great emergencies. Robert Dale Owen
[ Daring Emergencies Ever Follow Great Leader Men Most Willingly]
I was told to challenge every spiritual teacher, every world leader to utter the one sentence that no religion, no political party, and no nation on the face of the earth will dare utter: 'Ours is not a better way, ours is merely another way. Neale Donald Walsch
[ Another Better Challenge Dare Earth Every Face Leader Merely Nation Ours Party Political Religion Sentence Spiritual Teacher Told Utter Way Will World]
And you cannot have a socialist revolution commandeered from the top, ordered around by some omniscient leader or group of leaders. Ernest Mandel
[ Around Cannot Group Leader Leaders Omniscient Ordered Revolution Socialist Some Top]
When I created Buffy, I wanted to create a female icon, but I also wanted to be very careful to surround her with men that not only have no problem with the idea of a female leader, but were in fact engaged and even attracted to the idea. Joss Whedon
[ Also Attracted Buffy Careful Create Created Engaged Even Fact Female Her Icon Idea Leader Men Only Problem Surround Very Wanted Were]
The trust of the people in the leaders reflects the confidence of the leaders in the people. Paulo Freire
[ Confidence Leaders Reflects Trust]
As state leaders, I think its important for us to provide our perspectives on issues we face every day - like access to school spending, access to health care and governing in a global economy. Bill Richardson
[ Access Care Day Economy Every Face Global Governing Health Important Issues Leaders Our Perspectives Provide School Spending State Think Us]
If leaders in the space program had at its beginning in the 1940s, pointed out the benefits to people on earth rather than emphasizing the search for proof of evolution in space, the program would have saved $100 billion in tax money and achieved greater results. Walter Lang
[ Achieved Beginning Benefits Billion Earth Emphasizing Evolution Greater Had Leaders Money Out Pointed Program Proof Rather Results Saved Search Space Tax Than Would]
Russia's biggest problem is organized crime and its leaders are influenced by the Russian mafia. But it's not right to call it a Russian mafia, it's a Jewish mafia. David Duke
[ Biggest Call Crime Influenced Jewish Leaders Mafia Organized Problem Right Russia Russian]
Democrats have no agenda, no plan for the future, and no sense of leadership. Jeff Miller
[ Agenda Democrats Future Leadership Plan Sense]
The good news, to relieve all this gloom, is that a democracy is inherently self-correcting. Here, the people are sovereign. Inept political leaders can be replaced. Foolish policies can be changed. Disastrous mistakes can be reversed. Theodore C. Sorensen
[ Changed Democracy Disastrous Foolish Gloom Good Here Inept Inherently Leaders Mistakes News Policies Political Relieve Replaced Reversed Sovereign]
Days will prove that the assassination policy will not finish the Hamas. Hamas leaders wish to be martyrs and are not scared of death. Jihad will continue and the resistance will continue until we have victory, or we will be martyrs. Ahmed Yassin
[ Assassination Continue Days Death Finish Hamas Jihad Leaders Martyrs Policy Prove Resistance Scared Until Victory Will Wish]
Eddie is a natural leader. Jeff and I have been very much in control of previous bands we've worked in. But the way Eddie grew into being the leader of this band was the most gradual, slow and respectful process that I've ever been involved in. Stone Gossard
[ Band Bands Been Being Control Eddie Ever Gradual Grew Into Involved Jeff Leader Most Much Natural Previous Process Respectful Slow Very Way Worked]
A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves. Lao Tzu
[ Aim Barely Best Did Done Exists Fulfilled His Know Leader Ourselves Say Will Work]
The real leader has no need to lead - he is content to point the way. Henry Miller
[ Content Lead Leader Need Point Real Way]
In Ethiopia, democracy is in its infancy and it must be nurtured along by its leaders. Jack Kingston
[ Along Democracy Ethiopia Infancy Leaders Must Nurtured]
There's a very big gulf between the black civil rights leadership in America and the black middle class in America. The black middle class are conservative. Many of those minorities can be persuaded to be members of the Republican Party. Pete du Pont
[ America Between Big Black Civil Class Conservative Gulf Leadership Many Members Middle Minorities Party Persuaded Republican Rights Those Very]
Everyone matures. When I was Newt's age, I thought I had the right answer to things. The baby-boomers as political leaders are still on trial by the American people. Pete du Pont
[ Age American Answer Everyone Had Leaders Matures Newt Political Right Still Things Thought Trial]
Real leadership means tackling tough problems ourselves and not leaving them to our children. Jon Kyl
[ Children Leadership Leaving Means Our Ourselves Problems Real Tackling Them Tough]
It bothers me to read the comments of leaders of the Hamas and others who hate America that their goal is to have more weaponry capable of delivering all types of weapons of mass destruction. Don Nickles
[ America Bothers Capable Comments Delivering Destruction Goal Hamas Hate Leaders Mass More Others Read Their Types Weaponry Weapons]
What I see as the greatest threat to America is that the American people will put political pressure on their leaders to pull out of Iraq before we should. Thelma Drake
[ America American Before Greatest Iraq Leaders Out Political Pressure Pull Put See Should Their Threat Will]
I want to organize so that women see ourselves as people who are entitled to power, entitled to leadership. Patricia Ireland Equality
[ Entitled Leadership Organize Ourselves Power See Want Women]
At an unprecedented time with the worst attack ever on our soil, our President displayed extraordinary determination, leadership and resolve when history was thrust upon him and the United States. Olympia Snowe
[ Attack Determination Displayed Ever Extraordinary Him History Leadership Our President Resolve Soil States Thrust Time United Unprecedented Upon Worst]
So all the system was running down and collapsing. Mrs. Thatcher became the leader of the Conservative Party in February 1975, and she clearly wanted to strike out and do something different. Kenneth Baker
[ Became Clearly Collapsing Conservative Different Down February Leader Mrs Out Party Running She Something Strike System Thatcher Wanted]
One thing I congratulate everyone on is the great explosion which has occurred in Washington's Black House and the very important scandal which has gripped leaders of America. Ayatollah Khomeini
[ America Black Congratulate Everyone Explosion Great Gripped House Important Leaders Occurred Scandal Thing Very Washington Which]
The more I have studied Lincoln, the more I have followed his thought processes, the more I am convinced that he understood leadership better than any other American president. David Herbert Donald
[ Am American Any Better Convinced Followed His Leadership Lincoln More Other President Processes Studied Than Thought Understood]
Year after year, President Bush has broken his campaign promises on college aid. And year after year, the Republican leadership in Congress has let him do it. Sherrod Brown
[ After Aid Broken Bush Campaign College Congress Him His Leadership President Promises Republican Year]
Kinsey was six foot five, and he had this leader of men quality. Bill Condon
[ Five Foot Had Kinsey Leader Men Quality Six]
I mean, for all of his faults and the troubles in his marriage, Bill Clinton is still married to a girl he met in the library 25 years ago at school. Can we say that about many of our other leaders today in America, including on the right wing? Paul Begala
[ Ago America Bill Clinton Faults Girl His Including Leaders Library Many Marriage Married Mean Met Other Our Right Say School Still Today Troubles Wing Years]
House Republican leadership have refused to allow a clean minimum wage vote. Close to 15 million Americans will be affected if we did this. Do Republicans really expect a family to live on less than $11,000 a year? Bill Pascrell
[ Affected Allow Americans Clean Close Did Expect Family House Leadership Less Live Million Minimum Really Refused Republican Republicans Than Vote Wage Will Year]
Leadership is about doing what you know is right - even when a growing din of voices around you is trying to convince you to accept what you know to be wrong. Robert. L. Ehrlich
[ Accept Around Convince Din Doing Even Growing Know Leadership Right Trying Voices Wrong]
I'm glad I'm not Brezhnev. Being the Russian leader in the Kremlin. You never know if someone's tape recording what you say. Richard M. Nixon
[ Being Glad Know Kremlin Leader Never Recording Russian Say Someone Tape]
Divorced from ethics, leadership is reduced to management and politics to mere technique. James MacGregor Burns
[ Divorced Ethics Leadership Management Mere Politics Reduced Technique]
Actions, not words, are the ultimate results of leadership. Bill Owens
[ Actions Leadership Results Ultimate Words]
I believe that our office has clearly been the leader in building coalitions, in getting other universities across the contrary to interact more effectively with the government and particularly the Congress. Charles Vest
[ Across Been Believe Building Clearly Coalitions Congress Contrary Effectively Getting Government Interact Leader More Office Other Our Particularly Universities]
The chief executive who knows his strengths and weaknesses as a leader is likely to be far more effective than the one who remains blind to them. John Adair
[ Blind Chief Effective Executive Far His Knows Leader Likely More Remains Strengths Than Them Weaknesses]
A skilled Transition Team leader will set the general goals for a Transition, and then confer on the other team leaders working with him the power to implement those goals. Richard V. Allen
[ Confer General Goals Him Implement Leader Leaders Other Power Set Skilled Team Then Those Transition Will Working]
All these boundaries - Africa, Asia, Malaysia, America - are set by men. But you don't have to look at boundaries when you are looking at a man - at the character of a man. The question is: What do you stand for? Are you a follower, or are you a leader? Hakeem Olajuwon
[ Africa America Asia Boundaries Character Follower Leader Look Looking Malaysia Man Men Question Set Stand These]
We obviously need more love in the world. And we obviously need more compassion and understanding. Our leaders need to really address these issues properly now. Dave Davies
[ Address Compassion Issues Leaders Love More Need Now Obviously Our Properly Really These Understanding World]
There is no "slippery slope" toward loss of liberties, only a long staircase where each step downward must first be tolerated by the American people and their leaders. Alan K. Simpson
[ American Downward Each First Leaders Liberties Long Loss Must Only Slippery Slope Staircase Step Their Tolerated Toward Where]
It is proclaimed by the great leaders of that party, by its political conventions, by its ministers of the Gospel, and by every other means they have of giving currency and importance to the declaration, that it is its mission to abolish slavery in the Union. John H. Reagan
[ Abolish Conventions Currency Declaration Every Giving Gospel Great Importance Leaders Means Ministers Mission Other Party Political Proclaimed Slavery Union]
On March 11, 1985, Mikhail Gorbachev became leader of the Soviet Union, and within a few weeks the full-scale reformation he attempted to carry out both inside his country and in its cold war relations with the West, particularly the United States, began to unfold. Stephen Cohen
[ Attempted Became Began Both Carry Cold Country Few Full-Scale Gorbachev His Inside Leader March Out Particularly Reformation Relations Soviet States Unfold Union United War Weeks West Within]
It's hard for us in our stores to be a leader in technology. Lee Scott
[ Hard Leader Our Stores Technology Us]
This is easy to say with the benefit of hindsight, but I think it once again points out how very important style of leadership, that is the way he does what he does, is to his perception. Robert Teeter
[ Again Benefit Does Easy Hindsight His How Important Leadership Once Out Perception Points Say Style Think Very Way]
If you can get a teen leader in each sector of a student population, you can pull people in. Everybody wants to get involved, but most are too afraid. When they see a person they think is cool leading it, they're first to join. Andrew Shue
[ Afraid Cool Each Everybody First Get Involved Join Leader Leading Most Person Population Pull Sector See Student Teen Think Too Wants]
It doesn't take a majority to make a rebellion; it takes only a few determined leaders and a sound cause. H. L. Mencken
[ Cause Determined Few Leaders Majority Make Only Rebellion Sound Take Takes]
There are many elements to a campaign. Leadership is number one. Everything else is number two. Bertolt Brecht
[ Campaign Elements Else Everything Leadership Many Number Two]
It simply cannot be disputed that for decades the Palestinian leadership was more interested in there not being a Jewish state than in there being a Palestinian state. Alan Dershowitz
[ Being Cannot Decades Disputed Interested Jewish Leadership More Palestinian Simply State Than]
The United States is the most innovative country in the world. But our leadership could slip away if we fail to properly fund primary, secondary and higher education. Jeff Bingaman
[ Away Could Country Education Fail Fund Higher Innovative Leadership Most Our Primary Properly Secondary Slip States United World]
Under the leadership of this President, the state of the union is not strong. We are being pulled apart rather than pulling together. Our democracy is suffering from the choices being made, and yet we are offered the same tired excuses and unrealistic analyses. Jose Serrano
[ Analyses Apart Being Choices Democracy Excuses Leadership Made Offered Our President Pulled Pulling Rather Same State Strong Suffering Than Tired Together Under Union Unrealistic Yet]
My way was not to be the petite, gorgeous, little cheerleader. My way of getting by was making people laugh. Kristen Johnston
[ Cheerleader Getting Gorgeous Laugh Little Making Way]
The manager accepts the status quo; the leader challenges it. Warren G. Bennis
[ Accepts Challenges Leader Manager Quo Status]
In Iroquois society, leaders are encouraged to remember seven generations in the past and consider seven generations in the future when making decisions that affect the people. Wilma Mankiller
[ Affect Consider Decisions Encouraged Future Generations Iroquois Leaders Making Past Remember Seven Society]
Management is about arranging and telling. Leadership is about nurturing and enhancing. Thomas J. Peters
[ Arranging Enhancing Leadership Management Nurturing Telling]
We still think of a powerful man as a born leader and a powerful woman as an anomaly. Margaret Atwood
[ Anomaly Born Leader Man Powerful Still Think Woman]
Owing to the fact that leaders in the women's groups made a point of serving on the jury here whenever they were called, we have always had an unusually high type of women represented on the jury. Florence E. Allen
[ Always Called Fact Groups Had Here High Jury Leaders Made Owing Point Represented Serving Type Unusually Were Whenever Women]
The more responsibility the Scoutmaster gives his patrol leaders, the more they will respond. Robert Baden-Powell
[ Gives His Leaders More Patrol Respond Responsibility Scoutmaster Will]
We need leadership, and we need it now. Byron Dorgan
[ Leadership Need Now]
And I think the American people look to the leaders to lead. They look to the leaders to take on the big problems. And the president deserves a lot of credit for doing that. John W. Snow
[ American Big Credit Deserves Doing Lead Leaders Look Lot President Problems Take Think]
One of the true tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency. Arnold H. Glasow Business
[ Ability Becomes Before Emergency Leadership Problem Recognize Tests True]
As a world leader, America must be prepared to confront any challenge. Christopher Dodd
[ America Any Challenge Confront Leader Must Prepared World]
President Reagan was a leader at a time when the American people most needed leadership. He outlined a vision that captured the imagination of the free world, a vision that toppled the Communist empire and freed countless millions. Dennis Hastert
[ American Captured Communist Countless Empire Free Freed Imagination Leader Leadership Millions Most Needed Outlined President Reagan Time Vision World]
Rotary provides training at all levels so that those who have been selected for leadership positions have the opportunity to learn and apply leadership principles to their jobs. Ron D. Burton
[ Apply Been Jobs Leadership Learn Levels Opportunity Positions Principles Provides Rotary Selected Their Those Training]
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower. Steve Jobs Leadership
[ Between Distinguishes Follower Innovation Leader]
The growth and development of people is the highest calling of leadership. Harvey S. Firestone
[ Calling Development Growth Highest Leadership]
It was wrongly assumed that I wished to become some sort of leader among gay activists, whereas in reality I was happier to be a foot soldier. Ian Mckellen
[ Activists Among Assumed Become Foot Gay Happier Leader Reality Soldier Some Sort Whereas Wished Wrongly]
All leaders share something in common. They feel they are the only ones who can do the job. Julie Nixon Eisenhower
[ Common Feel Job Leaders Ones Only Share Something]
The words spoken by the leader of the free world can expand the frontiers of freedom or shrink them. When Ronald Reagan called on Gorbachev to "tear down this wall," a surge of confidence rose that would ultimately breach the bounds of the evil empire. Mitt Romney
[ Bounds Breach Called Confidence Down Empire Evil Expand Free Freedom Frontiers Gorbachev Leader Reagan Ronald Rose Shrink Spoken Surge Tear Them Ultimately Wall Words World Would]
For America's economic future to remain prosperous, we must encourage pro-growth policies so that we continue to be the leader in innovation and entrepreneurship. John Ensign
[ America Continue Economic Encourage Entrepreneurship Future Innovation Leader Must Policies Pro-Growth Prosperous Remain]
The 9/11 Commission recently released their report, citing important changes which need to be made to improve our nation's homeland security. I voiced my disappointment with the House leadership when this report was left until after the August recess for action. Leonard Boswell
[ Action After August Changes Citing Commission Disappointment Homeland House Important Improve Leadership Left Made Nation Need Our Recently Recess Released Report Security Their Until Voiced Which]
God bless Africa, Guard her people, Guide her leaders, And give her peace. Trevor Huddleston
[ Africa Bless Give God Guard Guide Her Leaders Peace]
Great leaders have a heart for people. They take time for people. They view people as the bottom line, not as a tool to get to the bottom line. Pat Williams
[ Bottom Get Great Heart Leaders Line Take Time Tool View]
I was a gang leader. Although, it was a gang for defensive purposes. It was not a gang to sell drugs. Jack Bowman
[ Although Defensive Gang Leader Purposes Sell]
Our leaders continue to say that we're making strong headway against this problem. And I think we are not. Michael Scheuer
[ Against Continue Headway Leaders Making Our Problem Say Strong Think]
Half a world away nations that once lived under oppression and tyranny are now budding democracies due in large part to America 's leadership and the sacrifices of our military. Bob Riley
[ America Away Budding Democracies Due Half Large Leadership Lived Military Nations Now Once Oppression Our Part Sacrifices Tyranny Under World]
Morale is good; troops are confident; leaders are capable. John Abizaid
[ Capable Confident Good Leaders Morale Troops]
But the ability to articulate what you are doing, to be clear about it, and to stick to it is, I think, the essence of political leadership. Chris Patten
[ Ability Articulate Clear Doing Essence Leadership Political Stick Think]
Some missionaries are giants in the Spirit and pygmies in skills in the Spirit. Work hard to develop a balance. Your leaders, and you, should teach the skills to each other. Richard G. Scott
[ Balance Develop Each Giants Hard Leaders Missionaries Other Pygmies Should Skills Some Spirit Teach Work Your]
Leadership is getting someone to do what they don't want to do, to achieve what they want to achieve. Tom Landry
[ Achieve Getting Leadership Someone Want]
I hope that we can continue this cooperation on other critical issues related to America's future technological competitiveness. We must work together to encourage the creative talents that have made our country the world leader in technology. Dan Lipinski
[ America Competitiveness Continue Cooperation Country Creative Critical Encourage Future Hope Issues Leader Made Must Other Our Related Talents Technological Technology Together Work World]
Educationists should build the capacities of the spirit of inquiry, creativity, entrepreneurial and moral leadership among students and become their role model. Abdul Kalam
[ Among Become Build Capacities Creativity Entrepreneurial Inquiry Leadership Model Moral Role Should Spirit Students Their]
Even now it is no longer composed of the traditional political class, but of a composite layer of corporate leaders, high-level administrators, and the heads of the major professional, labor, political, and religious organisations. Jean-Francois Lyotard
[ Administrators Class Composed Composite Corporate Even Heads High-Level Labor Layer Leaders Longer Major Now Organisations Political Professional Religious Traditional]
A true leader always keeps an element of surprise up his sleeve, which others cannot grasp but which keeps his public excited and breathless. Charles de Gaulle
[ Always Breathless Cannot Element Excited Grasp His Keeps Leader Others Public Sleeve Surprise True Up Which]
Leadership offers an opportunity to make a difference in someone's life, no matter what the project. Bill Owens
[ Difference Leadership Life Make Matter Offers Opportunity Project Someone]
Leaders are not pale reflectors of major social conflicts; they play up some, play down others, ignore still others. James MacGregor Burns
[ Conflicts Down Ignore Leaders Major Others Pale Play Social Some Still Up]
Motivated more by partisan politics than by national security, today's Democratic leaders see America as an occupier, not a liberator. And nothing makes this Marine madder than someone calling American troops occupiers rather than liberators. Zell Miller
[ America American Calling Democratic Leaders Liberator Liberators Madder Makes Marine More Motivated National Nothing Occupier Partisan Politics Rather Security See Someone Than Today Troops]
Leadership has a harder job to do than just choose sides. It must bring sides together. Jesse Jackson
[ Bring Choose Harder Job Just Leadership Must Sides Than Together]
We are shaping young kids to be leaders in their communities and also to be healthier. Brandi Chastain
[ Also Communities Healthier Kids Leaders Shaping Their Young]
My own reaction from a distance is that Pol Pot's demise as the leader of the Khmer Rouge was inevitable, and that his own paranoia did him in as much as anything else. Sydney Schanberg
[ Anything Demise Did Distance Else Him His Inevitable Khmer Leader Much Own Paranoia Pol Pot Reaction Rouge]
It is sad that the Republican leadership is not as interested as they say they are in protecting the institution of marriage as they are in waging a campaign to divide and distract the American people from the real issues that need to be addressed. Kendrick Meek
[ Addressed American Campaign Distract Divide Institution Interested Issues Leadership Marriage Need Protecting Real Republican Sad Say Waging]
I am proud of the President's leadership. I am proud to support him in saying: Yes, we are going to do what is necessary now when it is less painful and less expensive. Kay Bailey Hutchison
[ Am Expensive Going Him Leadership Less Necessary Now Painful President Proud Saying Support Yes]
Amtrak is extremely important to the economy of Southern Illinois and I will continue to work with state and local leaders and my colleagues in Congress to secure the necessary funding to maintain full service. Jerry Costello
[ Amtrak Colleagues Congress Continue Economy Extremely Full Funding Illinois Important Leaders Local Maintain Necessary Secure Service Southern State Will Work]
You don't lead by hitting people over the head - that's assault, not leadership. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Assault Head Hitting Lead Leadership Over]
Research has shown that the perceived style of leadership is by far the most important thing to most voters in evaluating officeholders and candidates. Robert Teeter
[ Candidates Evaluating Far Important Leadership Most Officeholders Perceived Research Shown Style Thing Voters]
The United States is a strong and ardent ally of Israel. The fact of the matter is that friends can disagree. I think what's important is that world leaders are able to sit down with one another, have frank conversations and move forward. Valerie Jarrett
[ Able Ally Another Ardent Conversations Disagree Down Fact Forward Frank Friends Important Israel Leaders Matter Move Sit States Strong Think United World]
Never neglect details. When everyone's mind is dulled or distracted the leader must be doubly vigilant. Colin Powell
[ Details Distracted Doubly Everyone Leader Mind Must Neglect Never Vigilant]
The biggest difference is in the leadership. It was better for us. We had more coaches and mentors to help us. A lot of the younger players today suffer from a lack of direction. Isiah Thomas
[ Better Biggest Coaches Difference Direction Had Help Lack Leadership Lot Mentors More Players Suffer Today Us Younger]
The more that social democracy develops, grows, and becomes stronger, the more the enlightened masses of workers will take their own destinies, the leadership of their movement, and the determination of its direction into their own hands. Rosa Luxemburg
[ Becomes Democracy Destinies Determination Develops Direction Enlightened Grows Hands Into Leadership Masses More Movement Own Social Stronger Take Their Will Workers]
We were so bad last year, the cheerleaders stayed home and phoned in the cheers. Pat Williams
[ Bad Cheerleaders Cheers Home Last Phoned Stayed Were Year]
Many hard comments have been made on my efforts in India from the side of the Congress party, yet I feel content in the deep conviction that the offer I traveled 22,000 miles to discuss with Indian leaders was a real contribution to a solution of our differences. Stafford Cripps
[ Been Comments Congress Content Contribution Conviction Deep Differences Discuss Efforts Feel Hard India Indian Leaders Made Many Miles Offer Our Party Real Side Solution Traveled Yet]
Business leaders shape public opinion. Marvin Bower
[ Business Leaders Opinion Public Shape]
Leaders come in many forms, with many styles and diverse qualities. There are quiet leaders and leaders one can hear in the next county. Some find strength in eloquence, some in judgment, some in courage. John W. Gardner
[ Come County Courage Diverse Eloquence Find Forms Hear Judgment Leaders Many Next Qualities Quiet Some Strength Styles]
Roosevelt was the one who had the vision to change our policy from isolationism to world leadership. That was a terrific revolution. Our country's never been the same since. W. Averell Harriman
[ Been Change Country Had Isolationism Leadership Never Our Policy Revolution Roosevelt Same Since Terrific Vision World]
No amount of study or learning will make a man a leader unless he has the natural qualities of one. Archibald Wavell
[ Amount Leader Learning Make Man Natural Qualities Study Unless Will]
Through mutual understanding, sincerity and goodwill, and with great wisdom and broad views, the leaders on both sides should jointly initiate new opportunities for peace, stability, cooperation and mutual benefit. Chen Shui-bian
[ Benefit Both Broad Cooperation Goodwill Great Initiate Jointly Leaders Mutual New Opportunities Peace Should Sides Sincerity Stability Through Understanding Views Wisdom]
Leadership cannot really be taught. It can only be learned. Harold S. Geneen Leadership
[ Cannot Leadership Learned Only Really Taught]
I lead no party; I follow no leader. I have given the best part of my life to careful study of Islam, its law and polity, its culture, its history and its literature. Muhammad Iqbal
[ Best Careful Culture Follow Given History Islam Law Lead Leader Life Literature Part Party Polity Study]
I have never tried to fiddle my role as leader of the city of Sheffield, as an MP or as a minister. David Blunkett
[ City Fiddle Leader Minister Never Role Sheffield Tried]
My observation is that women are merely waiting for their husbands to assume leadership. James Dobson
[ Assume Husbands Leadership Merely Observation Their Waiting Women]
The quality of his being one with the people, of having no artificial or natural barriers between him and them, made it possible for him to be a leader without ever being or thinking of being a dictator. Frances Perkins
[ Artificial Barriers Being Between Dictator Ever Having Him His Leader Made Natural Possible Quality Them Thinking Without]
We do not need international help to stop corruption, we need strong Louisiana Leadership. David Vitter
[ Corruption Help International Leadership Louisiana Need Stop Strong]
Fifteen years ago, while I was temporarily chairing meetings of pro-life leaders, I pleaded with the angry males to say no to interviews, and instead let beautiful pro-life women become the face for the movement. Marvin Olasky
[ Ago Angry Beautiful Become Face Fifteen Instead Interviews Leaders Males Meetings Movement Pleaded Pro-Life Say Temporarily While Women Years]
Becoming a leader is synonymous with becoming yourself. It is precisely that simple, and it is also that difficult. Warren G. Bennis
[ Also Becoming Difficult Leader Precisely Simple Synonymous Yourself]
Everywhere that the struggle for national freedom has triumphed, once the authorities agreed, there were military coups d'etat that overthrew their leaders. That is the result time and time again. Ahmed Ben Bella
[ Again Agreed Authorities Coups Everywhere Freedom Leaders Military National Once Result Struggle Their Time Triumphed Were]
I'm sad to report that in the past few years, ever since uncertainty became our insistent 21st century companion, leadership has taken a great leap backwards to the familiar territory of command and control. Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Backwards Became Century Command Companion Control Ever Familiar Few Great Insistent Leadership Leap Our Past Report Sad Since Taken Territory Uncertainty Years]
The Congressional leaders set the agenda for journalism; it's not the other way around. Michael Pollan
[ Agenda Around Congressional Journalism Leaders Other Set Way]
We should see the leadership from the White House setting dates certain for certain goals of achieving greater alliance on alternative and renewable energy sources, but we are not. Ron Kind
[ Achieving Alliance Alternative Certain Dates Energy Goals Greater House Leadership Renewable See Setting Should Sources White]
Leadership to me means duty, honor, country. It means character, and it means listening from time to time. George W. Bush
[ Character Country Duty Honor Leadership Listening Means Time]
Being famous is just like being in high school. But I'm not interested in being the cheerleader. I'm not interested in being Gwen Stefani. She's the cheerleader, and I'm out in the smoker shed. Courtney Love
[ Being Cheerleader Famous High Interested Just Out School She Shed Smoker]
For a long time, I operated under the Chinese proverb that there are four kinds of leaders: those who you laugh at, those who you hate, those who you love and those who you don't even know that they're leaders. Bill Bradley
[ Chinese Even Four Hate Kinds Know Laugh Leaders Long Love Operated Proverb Those Time Under]
I also know that there have been many times in our history when the proximity of an election has induced exactly the kind of leadership and consensus-building that produce progress in our democracy. Joe Lieberman
[ Also Been Democracy Election Exactly History Induced Kind Know Leadership Many Our Produce Progress Proximity Times]
Studies have consistently shown that financial hardship is the biggest obstacle to heterosexual marriage, yet the Republican leadership has done precious little to help address the financial hardship faced by American families. Kendrick Meek
[ Address American Biggest Consistently Done Faced Families Financial Hardship Help Heterosexual Leadership Little Marriage Obstacle Precious Republican Shown Studies Yet]
I'm a shepherd, not a sheep, and I've always prided myself on being a leader and not a follower. Dustin Diamond
[ Always Being Follower Leader Myself Sheep Shepherd]
For the greater good, I thought I should be a spiritual leader for people for some reason. Johnny Vegas
[ Good Greater Leader Reason Should Some Spiritual Thought]
I believe that we as the leader of the Free World must provide important leadership on the ethical parameters, the ethical constraints that this research requires. Ron Kind
[ Believe Constraints Ethical Free Important Leader Leadership Must Parameters Provide Requires Research World]
I absolutely intend to return every penny given to me by my Democratic colleagues and Democratic leaders. Rodney Alexander
[ Absolutely Colleagues Democratic Every Given Intend Leaders Penny Return]
And I'd say one of the great lessons I've learned over the past couple of decades, from a management perspective, is that really when you come down to it, it really is all about people and all about leadership. Steve Case
[ Come Couple Decades Down Great Leadership Learned Lessons Management Over Past Perspective Really Say]
You always want to try to make something new, and, of course, America is the world leader in economics today. Tadao Ando
[ Always America Course Economics Leader Make New Something Today Try Want World]
Leaders establish the vision for the future and set the strategy for getting there. John P. Kotter
[ Establish Future Getting Leaders Set Strategy Vision]
Qaddafi is hated because he is the leader of a small country that is rich, but he uses his money to finance liberation struggles. Louis Farrakhan
[ Because Country Finance Hated His Leader Liberation Money Qaddafi Rich Small Struggles Uses]
Leadership cannot just go along to get along. Leadership must meet the moral challenge of the day. Jesse Jackson
[ Along Cannot Challenge Day Get Go Just Leadership Meet Moral Must]
As a result of that, America desires a moderate Islam; an Islam that America can control; an Islam that America can give direction to and give orders to its leaders. Louis Farrakhan
[ America Control Desires Direction Give Islam Leaders Moderate Orders Result]
We became convinced that, regardless of Stalin's awful brutality and his reign of terror, he was a great war leader. Without Stalin, they never would have held. W. Averell Harriman
[ Awful Became Brutality Convinced Great Held His Leader Never Regardless Reign Stalin Terror War Without Would]
I'm floored that the House leadership would turn its back on job creation for Mississippians. Haley Barbour
[ Back Creation Floored House Job Leadership Turn Would]
For me, I have no political ego in this thing with respect to any other leader and what they might feel is appropriate or necessary in what they're going to try to do... We need everybody on the front lines. Marc Morial
[ Any Appropriate Ego Everybody Feel Front Going Leader Lines Might Necessary Need Other Political Respect Thing Try]
In these difficult financial times for so many of our districts, as our local leaders strive to balance their budgets by cutting services, we would be irresponsible not to invest in the arts. Louise Slaughter
[ Arts Balance Budgets Cutting Difficult Districts Financial Invest Irresponsible Leaders Local Many Our Services Strive Their These Times Would]
Instead of starting a new nuclear arms race, now is the time to reclaim our Nation's position of leadership on nuclear nonproliferation efforts. Dianne Feinstein
[ Arms Efforts Instead Leadership Nation New Now Nuclear Our Position Race Reclaim Starting Time]
When I was teaching in the 1960s in Boston, there was a great deal of hope in the air. Martin Luther King Jr. was alive, Malcolm X was alive; great, great leaders were emerging from the southern freedom movement. Jonathan Kozol
[ Air Alive Boston Deal Emerging Freedom Great Hope Jr King Leaders Luther Malcolm Martin Movement Southern Teaching Were]
In real life, the most practical advice for leaders is not to treat pawns like pawns, nor princes like princes, but all persons like persons. James MacGregor Burns
[ Advice Leaders Life Most Nor Pawns Persons Practical Princes Real Treat]
In its current form, globalization cannot be sustained. Democratic societies will not support it. Authoritarian leaders will fear to impose it. John J. Sweeney
[ Authoritarian Cannot Current Democratic Fear Form Globalization Impose Leaders Societies Support Sustained Will]
To my mind the election was stolen by George Bush and we have been suffering ever since under this man's leadership. Jessica Lange
[ Been Bush Election Ever George Leadership Man Mind Since Stolen Suffering Under]
Instead of begging OPEC to drop its oil prices, let's use American leadership and ingenuity to solve our own energy problems. Pete Domenici
[ American Begging Drop Energy Ingenuity Instead Leadership Oil Opec Our Own Prices Problems Solve Use]
Leaders aren't born they are made. And they are made just like anything else, through hard work. And that's the price we'll have to pay to achieve that goal, or any goal. Vince Lombardi
[ Achieve Any Anything Born Else Goal Hard Just Leaders Made Pay Price Through Work]
I think you need people of principle, of character, that are leaders, that take stands on important tough issues that will affect the future of this country. Sean Hannity
[ Affect Character Country Future Important Issues Leaders Need Principle Stands Take Think Tough Will]
A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Consensus Genuine Leader Searcher]
As long as these blood brothers are our leaders, and as long as your party officials are Jewish lackeys, you will be no threat to the big money men. Julius Streicher
[ Big Blood Brothers Jewish Lackeys Leaders Long Men Money Officials Our Party These Threat Will Your]
The adoring crowds and overwhelming Democratic support in the 2008 election was based largely on joy at jettisoning Bush and the appeal of electing a superbly qualified charismatic African American leader. Mary Frances Berry
[ Adoring African American Appeal Based Bush Charismatic Crowds Democratic Election Joy Largely Leader Overwhelming Qualified Superbly Support]
Then you get to the last half of the 20th century, Americans are getting very skeptical about their leaders and their institutions, and another place that is affected is parties and conventions. Michael Beschloss
[ Affected Americans Another Century Conventions Get Getting Half Institutions Last Leaders Parties Place Skeptical Their Then Very]
Leaders have to act more quickly today. The pressure comes much faster. Andy Grove Technology
[ Act Comes Faster Leaders More Much Pressure Quickly Today]
Now I have known Sen. Bill Frist, the Majority Leader of the United States Senate, since he was born. John Jay Hooker
[ Bill Born Known Leader Majority Now Sen Senate Since States United]
But the fact is that the vast majority of Republicans support the Sinn Fein leadership. Martin McGuinness
[ Fact Fein Leadership Majority Republicans Sinn Support Vast]
Leadership is, among other things, the ability to inflict pain and get away with it - short-term pain for long-term gain. George Will
[ Ability Among Away Gain Get Inflict Leadership Long-Term Other Pain Short-Term Things]
I think the Republicans are subverted by the fact that so many of their leaders send their kids to private schools, they don't really have the stomach for the fight. Peter Brimelow
[ Fact Fight Kids Leaders Many Private Really Republicans Schools Send Stomach Their Think]
We need real leadership, Democrat, Republican and independent to stand up and say, we have to live within our means. Tom Coburn
[ Democrat Independent Leadership Live Means Need Our Real Republican Say Stand Up Within]
A leader is someone who steps back from the entire system and tries to build a more collaborative, more innovative system that will work over the long term. Robert Reich
[ Back Build Collaborative Entire Innovative Leader Long More Over Someone Steps System Term Tries Will Work]
A leader is best when people barely know he exists, not so good when people obey and acclaim him, worst when they despise him. But of a good leader, who talks little, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say, 'We did this ourselves.' Laozi
[ Acclaim Aim Barely Best Despise Did Done Exists Fulfilled Good Him His Know Leader Little Obey Ourselves Say Talks Will Work Worst]
You don't have to hold a position in order to be a leader. Anthony J. D'Angelo
[ Hold Leader Order Position]
Yes, Jean Monnet was the father of the concept of a United States of Europe and his efforts more than those of any other single man helped change the thinking of European leaders. Paul Hoffman
[ Any Change Concept Efforts Europe European Father Helped His Jean Leaders Man More Other Single States Than Thinking Those United Yes]
It is the responsibility of leadership to provide opportunity, and the responsibility of individuals to contribute. William Pollard
[ Contribute Individuals Leadership Opportunity Provide Responsibility]
For years, European leaders have pointed out that Europe is an economic giant, but a military pygmy. Lord Robertson
[ Economic Europe European Giant Leaders Military Out Pointed Years]
I've had very good meetings with Unionist leaders, Democratic Unionist Party, Ian Paisley and his team. Peter Hain
[ Democratic Good Had His Ian Leaders Meetings Paisley Party Team Unionist Very]
I know nothing about producing TV drama and any involvement on my part is liable to prove an obstacle to the producers, so I prefer to be a cheerleader and let them get on with it. Bernard Cornwell
[ Any Cheerleader Drama Get Involvement Know Liable Nothing Obstacle Part Prefer Producers Producing Prove Them Tv]
These days there are not enough of such intermediary groups, between the state and the individual, with the result that political leaders are often unduly guided by opinion polls. Jacques Delors
[ Between Days Enough Groups Guided Individual Leaders Often Opinion Political Polls Result State Such These Unduly]
Especially with the signing of riders with climbing abilities and the new arrival of Tyler Hamilton, who has the strength and ability to become a great leader for the big tours. All in all, I feel this is a very complete team. Laurent Jalabert
[ Abilities Ability Arrival Become Big Climbing Complete Especially Feel Great Hamilton Leader New Riders Signing Strength Team Tours Tyler Very]
I met Clinton at a benefit for teachers, which was a very good charity, but I met him for about 90 seconds, and I thought it was important to meet the leader of the free world. So I stood next to him for a photograph, and then apparently that's all it takes. Julie Bowen
[ Apparently Benefit Charity Clinton Free Good Him Important Leader Meet Met Next Photograph Seconds Stood Takes Teachers Then Thought Very Which World]
Leadership is an opportunity to serve. It is not a trumpet call to self-importance. J. Donald Walters
[ Call Leadership Opportunity Self-Importance Serve Trumpet]
Cause I was such a novice and thank God that Sarah was as seasoned as she was because she was really a great leader in that regard in the sense that she would communicate really well with the crew. Charisma Carpenter
[ Because Cause Communicate Crew God Great Leader Novice Really Regard Sarah Seasoned Sense She Such Thank Well Would]
I urge the Iraqi leadership for sake of its own people... to seize this opportunity and thereby begin to end the isolation and suffering of the Iraqi people. Kofi Annan
[ Begin End Iraqi Isolation Leadership Opportunity Own Sake Seize Suffering Thereby Urge]
I think Mr. Clarke had a tendency to interfere too much with the activities of the CIA, and our leadership at the senior level let him interfere too much. So criticism from him I kind of wear as a badge of honor. Michael Scheuer
[ Activities Badge Cia Clarke Criticism Had Him Honor Interfere Kind Leadership Level Mr Much Our Senior Tendency Think Too Wear]
There has not yet been a major ground offensive battle... There are, we know, negotiations going on between the opposition forces and the Taliban leadership for surrender. Peter Pace
[ Battle Been Between Forces Going Ground Know Leadership Major Negotiations Offensive Opposition Surrender Taliban Yet]
The actual cheerleaders in our film are all Broadway dancers. Brooke Langton
[ Actual Broadway Cheerleaders Dancers Film Our]
Most foreign policies that history has marked highly, in whatever country, have been originated by leaders who were opposed by experts. Henry A. Kissinger
[ Been Country Experts Foreign Highly History Leaders Marked Most Opposed Originated Policies Were Whatever]
I start with the premise that the function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers. Ralph Nader
[ Followers Function Leaders Leadership More Premise Produce Start]
Leaders are people who do the right thing; managers are people who do things right. Warren G. Bennis
[ Leaders Managers Right Thing Things]
In America, public opinion is the leader. Frances Perkins
[ America Leader Opinion Public]
On the other hand, the waging of peace as a science, as an art, is in its infancy. But we can trace its growth, its steady progress, and the time will come when there will be particular individuals designated to assume responsibility for and leadership of this movement. Fredrik Bajer
[ Art Assume Come Designated Growth Hand Individuals Infancy Leadership Movement Other Particular Peace Progress Responsibility Science Steady Time Trace Waging Will]
Grown men do not need leaders. Edward Abbey
[ Grown Leaders Men Need]
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others. Bill Gates
[ Ahead Century Empower Into Leaders Look Next Others Those Will]
Yahoo! is the only company with both scale and leadership in branded and search advertising. Terry Semel
[ Advertising Both Branded Company Leadership Only Scale Search Yahoo]
Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate and doubt, to offer a solution everybody can understand. Colin Powell
[ Almost Always Argument Cut Debate Doubt Everybody Great Leaders Offer Solution Through Understand]
I am a sepoy and will follow the guidance of my leaders. Navjot Singh Sidhu
[ Am Follow Guidance Leaders Will]
The ear of the leader must ring with the voices of the people. Woodrow Wilson
[ Ear Leader Must Ring Voices]
Through leadership of the fight against French colonialism, Ho Chi Minh had made a name for himself in the international political arena. Nguyen Cao Ky
[ Against Arena Chi Colonialism Fight French Had Himself Ho International Leadership Made Minh Name Political Through]
A leader does not deserve the name unless he is willing occasionally to stand alone. Henry A. Kissinger
[ Alone Deserve Does Leader Name Occasionally Stand Unless Willing]
There is not a single Muslim leader today who has the courage and commitment to defend Islam and Muslims, they are all in awe of the United States and other Western powers, and are indebted to them. Abu Bakar Bashir
[ Awe Commitment Courage Defend Indebted Islam Leader Muslim Muslims Other Powers Single States Them Today United Western]
We asked ourselves and the world to base decisions on good science, and I really believe the United States can be the leader in delivering that message to our international trading partners. Mike Johanns
[ Asked Base Believe Decisions Delivering Good International Leader Message Our Ourselves Partners Really Science States Trading United World]
I knew that there were several, among African-American leaders, who had been put out by me because of my failure or reluctance to endorse Sen. Kerry. Rodney Alexander
[ African-American Among Because Been Endorse Failure Had Kerry Knew Leaders Out Put Reluctance Sen Several Were]
All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common: it was the willingness to confront unequivocally the major anxiety of their people in their time. This, and not much else, is the essence of leadership. John Kenneth Galbraith
[ Anxiety Characteristic Common Confront Else Essence Great Had Leaders Leadership Major Much Their Time Unequivocally Willingness]
I'm not the last of the old bosses. I'm the first of the new leaders. Richard J. Daley
[ Bosses First Last Leaders New Old]
The quality of a leader is reflected in the standards they set for themselves. Ray Kroc
[ Leader Quality Reflected Set Standards Themselves]
I'm not up on the Internet, but I hear that is a democratic possibility. People can connect with each other. I think people are ready for something, but there is no leadership to offer it to them. People are ready to say, 'Yes, we are part of a world.' Studs Terkel
[ Connect Democratic Each Hear Internet Leadership Offer Other Part Possibility Ready Say Something Them Think Up World Yes]
The true test of a leader is whether his followers will adhere to his cause from their own volition, enduring the most arduous hardships without being forced to do so, and remaining steadfast in the moments of greatest peril. Xenophon
[ Adhere Arduous Being Cause Enduring Followers Forced Greatest Hardships His Leader Moments Most Own Peril Remaining Steadfast Test Their True Volition Whether Will Without]
The Muslim leaders swallow the advice of the Western powers and bodies like the IMF and World Bank, even when it is bad for their countries and they know this. Abu Bakar Bashir
[ Advice Bad Bank Bodies Countries Even Imf Know Leaders Muslim Powers Swallow Their Western World]
Leadership in today's world requires far more than a large stock of gunboats and a hard fist at the conference table. Hubert H. Humphrey
[ Conference Far Fist Hard Large Leadership More Requires Stock Table Than Today World]
The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority. Ken Blanchard
[ Authority Influence Key Leadership Successful Today]
Those who cannot think or take responsibility for themselves need, and clamor for, a leader. Hermann Hesse
[ Cannot Clamor Leader Need Responsibility Take Themselves Think Those]
We do hereby command the Leaders of the Hebrew, Catholic and Protestant Churches to sanctify and have us crowned Emperor of the United States and Protector of Mexico. Joshua A. Norton
[ Catholic Churches Command Crowned Emperor Hebrew Hereby Leaders Mexico Protector Protestant Sanctify States United Us]
By their own admission, leaders of the Republican Revolution of 1994 think their greatest mistake was overlooking the power of the veto. They gave the impression they were somehow in charge when they weren't. Mitch McConnell
[ Admission Charge Gave Greatest Impression Leaders Mistake Overlooking Own Power Republican Revolution Somehow Their Think Veto Were Weren]
We need leaders who will stand up for the little guy and listen once again. Sarah Palin
[ Again Guy Leaders Listen Little Need Once Stand Up Will]
I think I'm a natural-born leader. I know how to bow down to authority if it's authority that I respect. Tupac Shakur
[ Authority Bow Down How Know Leader Respect Think]
I believe President Bush is one of the most dangerous leaders in the world. He is not in search of peaceful and diplomatic solutions. Bianca Jagger
[ Believe Bush Dangerous Diplomatic Leaders Most Peaceful President Search Solutions World]
The House Republican leadership has simply run out of ideas. Jan Schakowsky
[ House Ideas Leadership Out Republican Run Simply]
In fact, the converse is true: At a time when the United States has been called on for a level of moral leadership, vision and inspiration not seen since World War II, we cannot afford to dissemble about crimes against humanity. Adam Schiff
[ Afford Against Been Called Cannot Converse Crimes Fact Humanity Ii Inspiration Leadership Level Moral Seen Since States Time True United Vision War World]
Violence against judges and threats of violence against Judges is on the rise and it is no laughing matter. When leaders attempt to rationalize this violence, it only makes the problem worse. John Conyers
[ Against Attempt Judges Laughing Leaders Makes Matter Only Problem Rationalize Rise Threats Violence Worse]
A leader has the vision and conviction that a dream can be achieved. He inspires the power and energy to get it done. Ralph Nader
[ Achieved Conviction Done Dream Energy Get Inspires Leader Power Vision]
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it. Andrew Carnegie
[ Credit Doing Get Great Himself Leader Make Man Wants Will]
I've had lengthy discussions with European farm leaders. It is clear they have an agricultural strategy to support their producers and gain dominance in world agricultural trade. They're gaining markets the old-fashioned way - they're buying them. Kent Conrad
[ Agricultural Buying Clear Discussions Dominance European Farm Gain Gaining Had Leaders Lengthy Markets Old-Fashioned Producers Strategy Support Their Them Trade Way World]
World War II had been such a tremendous success story for this country that the political and military leadership began to assume that they would prevail simply because of who they were. We were like the British at the turn of the 19th century. Neil Sheehan
[ Assume Because Been Began British Century Country Had Ii Leadership Military Political Prevail Simply Story Success Such Tremendous Turn War Were World Would]
The great leaders have always stage-managed their effects. Charles de Gaulle Leadership
[ Always Effects Great Leaders Their]
They should regard me as what I am. I am a spiritual leader and teacher. Louis Farrakhan
[ Am Leader Regard Should Spiritual Teacher]
What our leaders and pundits never let slip is that the terrorists - whatever else they might be - might also be rational human beings; which is to say that in their own minds they have a rational justification for their actions. William Blum
[ Actions Also Beings Else Human Justification Leaders Might Minds Never Our Own Pundits Rational Say Slip Terrorists Their Whatever Which]
When a man assumes leadership, he forfeits the right to mercy. Gennaro Angiulo
[ Assumes Forfeits Leadership Man Mercy Right]
Hamas, also elected to governmental leadership in Palestine, includes the jihadists, people who have declared war on the United States of America and its ally, Israel. Zach Wamp
[ Ally Also America Declared Elected Governmental Hamas Includes Israel Leadership Palestine States United War]
Strong people don't need strong leaders. Ella Baker
[ Leaders Need Strong]
When the leaders choose to make themselves bidders at an auction of popularity, their talents, in the construction of the state, will be of no service. They will become flatterers instead of legislators; the instruments, not the guides, of the people. Edmund Burke
[ Auction Become Choose Construction Flatterers Guides Instead Instruments Leaders Legislators Make Popularity Service State Talents Their Themselves Will]
Now, ignorance is one thing, ignorance can be cured. But many of the Republican leaders opposing this research know better. Ron Reagan
[ Better Cured Ignorance Know Leaders Many Now Opposing Republican Research Thing]
Leadership in telecommunications is also essential, since we are now in the age of e-commerce. Michael Oxley
[ Age Also E-Commerce Essential Leadership Now Since Telecommunications]
Our country also hungers for leadership to ensure the long-term survival of our Social Security system. With 70 million baby boomers in this country on the verge of retirement, we need to take action to shore up the system. Kay Bailey Hutchison
[ Action Also Baby Boomers Country Ensure Leadership Long-Term Million Need Our Retirement Security Shore Social Survival System Take Up Verge]
People want to listen to a message, word from Jah. This could be passed through me or anybody. I am not a leader. Messenger. The words of the songs, not the person, is what attracts people. Bob Marley
[ Am Anybody Attracts Could Jah Leader Listen Message Messenger Passed Person Songs Through Want Word Words]
People have said I'm the candidate of anger. Well, we have a right to be angry. We lost 3 million jobs. We lost our place as the moral leader of the world. Howard Dean
[ Anger Angry Candidate Jobs Leader Lost Million Moral Our Place Right Said Well World]
We need safe communities that are free from methamphetamine and a federal commitment to stand next to state leadership and law enforcement in the fight against this epidemic. Rick Larsen
[ Against Commitment Communities Enforcement Epidemic Federal Fight Free Law Leadership Need Next Safe Stand State]
The Leadership Training Institute of America is a cultural think tank providing training and opportunity in leadership development and cultural dynamics. Michael Burgess
[ America Cultural Development Dynamics Institute Leadership Opportunity Providing Tank Think Training]
We are not educated well enough to perform the necessary act of intelligently selecting our leaders. Walter Cronkite
[ Act Educated Enough Intelligently Leaders Necessary Our Perform Selecting Well]
ALEC is one great organization, I think, for growing future political leaders. Don Nickles
[ Alec Future Great Growing Leaders Organization Political Think]
Pope John Paul II not only was a powerful spiritual leader for Catholics but also a world leader of extraordinary consequence during the last quarter-century. Mike Ferguson
[ Also Catholics Consequence During Extraordinary Ii John Last Leader Only Paul Pope Powerful Spiritual World]
I think that ego-driven leaders will be a thing of the past because the masses are tired. Louis Farrakhan
[ Because Leaders Masses Past Thing Think Tired Will]
Military leaders aren't made. They are born. To be a good leader, you have to have something in your character to cause people to follow you. Jimmy Johnson
[ Born Cause Character Follow Good Leader Leaders Made Military Something Your]
In the simplest terms, a leader is one who knows where she wants and gets up and goes. John Erskine
[ Gets Goes Knows Leader She Simplest Terms Up Wants Where]
People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision. John C. Maxwell
[ Before Buy Into Leader Vision]
Leadership appears to be the art of getting others to want to do something you are convinced should be done. Vance Packard
[ Appears Art Convinced Done Getting Leadership Others Should Something Want]
Life isn't easy, and leadership is harder still. Walter Russell Mead
[ Easy Harder Leadership Life Still]
Leaders must invoke an alchemy of great vision. Henry A. Kissinger
[ Alchemy Great Invoke Leaders Must Vision]
The Irish Republican Army has kept every commitment made by its leadership. Gerry Adams
[ Army Commitment Every Irish Kept Leadership Made Republican]
And this administration and this House leadership have said, quote-unquote, they will stop at nothing to pass this health care bill. And now they've gotten rid of me and it will pass. You connect the dots. Eric Massa
[ Administration Bill Care Connect Dots Gotten Health House Leadership Nothing Now Pass Rid Said Stop Will]
I'm not a cheerleader. I'm not trying to pretend to be sweet and then come out and be bad. This is who I am. Willa Ford
[ Am Bad Cheerleader Come Out Pretend Sweet Then Trying]
Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall. Stephen Covey
[ Against Climbing Determines Efficiency Ladder Leadership Leaning Management Right Success Wall Whether]
During the 1990s, world leaders looked at the mounting threat of terrorism, looked up, looked away, and hoped the problem would go away. John Boehner
[ Away During Go Hoped Leaders Looked Mounting Problem Terrorism Threat Up World Would]
A White House dinner is the American family assembled, from labor leaders to billionaires, actors, architects, academicians and athletes. Hugh Sidey
[ Actors American Architects Assembled Athletes Billionaires Dinner Family House Labor Leaders White]
At the end of the day, we need a leader who thinks with his head but leads with his heart. Gresham Barrett
[ Day End Head Heart His Leader Leads Need Thinks]
Leadership is intangible, and therefore no weapon ever designed can replace it. Omar N. Bradley
[ Designed Ever Intangible Leadership Replace Therefore Weapon]
You learn far more from negative leadership than from positive leadership. Because you learn how not to do it. And, therefore, you learn how to do it. Norman Schwarzkopf
[ Because Far How Leadership Learn More Negative Positive Than Therefore]
Party domination and State leadership are concepts incompatible with one another. Franz von Papen
[ Another Concepts Domination Incompatible Leadership Party State]
My hope that the Church will emerge as a strong leader in society is just that a hope. What I described in The Catholic Moment is not a prophecy but the outline of a possibility. There are no guarantees that my hopes expressed in The Catholic Moment will ever be realised. Richard John Neuhaus
[ Catholic Church Described Emerge Ever Expressed Guarantees Hope Hopes Just Leader Moment Outline Possibility Prophecy Realised Society Strong Will]
We are each other's seventh largest trading partner, we are the fifth largest investor there and likewise, we have a lot of exchanges between political leaders, businessmen, tourists and school children too. Sellapan Ramanathan
[ Between Businessmen Children Each Exchanges Fifth Investor Largest Leaders Likewise Lot Other Partner Political School Seventh Too Tourists Trading]
I would not want to live in a country that would have me as a leader in any sort of political bent. Tom Hanks
[ Any Bent Country Leader Live Political Sort Want Would]
From warriors ravens grew red And with their leader a host attacked. Taliesin
[ Attacked Grew Host Leader Red Their Warriors]
The Leader of the Opposition's constitutional obligation - the obligation to Parliament - it's the reason we did the merger! - is to make sure Canadians have an alternative for government. Stephen Harper
[ Alternative Canadians Constitutional Did Government Leader Make Merger Obligation Opposition Parliament Reason Sure]
When religious leaders get involved in elections, it is usually with a reactionary social agenda. Elizabeth Joan Smith
[ Agenda Elections Get Involved Leaders Reactionary Religious Social Usually]
Ted Turner is still a leader. And he sets a great example. His ability financially has been reduced, but his influence and his example still is an important asset to the whole environmental movement. Maurice Strong
[ Ability Asset Been Environmental Example Financially Great His Important Influence Leader Movement Reduced Sets Still Ted Turner Whole]
I am pleased to see that many of the world's leaders have publicly recognized that the crisis in the Middle East was deliberately incited by terrorist organizations. Alcee Hastings
[ Am Crisis Deliberately East Leaders Many Middle Organizations Pleased Publicly Recognized See Terrorist World]
The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there. James Buchanan
[ Already Elicit Greatness Humanity Into Leadership Put Test]
All companies of any size have to continue to push to make sure you get the right leaders, the right team, the right people to be fast acting, and fast moving in the marketplace. We've got great leaders, and we continue to attract and promote great new leaders. Steve Ballmer
[ Acting Any Attract Companies Continue Fast Get Got Great Leaders Make Marketplace Moving New Promote Push Right Size Sure Team]
The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible, no matter whether it is on a section gang, a football field, in an army, or in an office. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Army Field Football Gang Integrity Leadership Matter Office Possible Quality Real Section Success Supreme Unquestionably Whether Without]
Leaders should be collaborative, modest, and generous. Bill Bradley
[ Collaborative Generous Leaders Modest Should]
Where are the Muslim people's sponsors? Where are its kings? Where are its leaders? The Muslim people is calling upon you, Jerusalem is appealing to you, will anyone answer? Ahmed Yassin
[ Answer Anyone Appealing Calling Jerusalem Kings Leaders Muslim Sponsors Upon Where Will]
If you understand hallucination and illusion, you don't blindly follow any leader. You must know if the person is sane or insane, over the abyss. Marguerite Young
[ Abyss Any Blindly Follow Hallucination Illusion Insane Know Leader Must Over Person Sane Understand]
Penn State is a leader in food science. Don Sherwood
[ Food Leader Penn Science State]
Well, Dwight was born to be No. 2 and I don't think he would know what to do as a leader. But he loves following. He would have made a great fascist. Rainn Wilson
[ Born Dwight Fascist Following Great Know Leader Loves Made Think Well Would]
Leadership comes in small acts as well as bold strokes. Carly Fiorina
[ Acts Bold Comes Leadership Small Strokes Well]
This - the leadership of the mayor is crucial, because it is to the mayor that people will look to provide the vision, the energy, and the sense of confidence in the rebuilding and the recovery. Marc Morial
[ Because Confidence Crucial Energy Leadership Look Mayor Provide Rebuilding Recovery Sense Vision Will]
We prefer that the leaders of the Iraqi armed forces do the honorable thing; stop fighting for a regime that does not deserve your loyalty. Peter Pace
[ Armed Deserve Does Fighting Forces Honorable Iraqi Leaders Loyalty Prefer Regime Stop Thing Your]
Leadership involves finding a parade and getting in front of it. John Naisbitt
[ Finding Front Getting Involves Leadership Parade]
The art of leadership is saying no, not saying yes. It is very easy to say yes. Tony Blair
[ Art Easy Leadership Say Saying Very Yes]
We can't allow the world's worst leaders to blackmail, threaten, hold freedom-loving nations hostage with the world's worst weapons. George W. Bush
[ Allow Blackmail Freedom-Loving Hold Hostage Leaders Nations Threaten Weapons World Worst]
The leader of Iran made one of the most repugnant remarks the international community has heard since Adolf Hitler. Tom Lantos
[ Adolf Community Heard Hitler International Iran Leader Made Most Remarks Repugnant Since]
We shall never change our political leaders until we change the people who elect them. Mark Skousen
[ Change Elect Leaders Never Our Political Shall Them Until]
Tony Blair has turned his back on the principles he claimed he believed in before he stood shoulder-to-shoulder with George W. Bush. He was an entirely different kind of leader. Bianca Jagger
[ Back Before Believed Blair Bush Claimed Different Entirely George His Kind Leader Principles Stood Tony Turned]
The fact is five months ago this was an issue that people weren't really talking that much about. Because of the president's leadership, because he's brought it to people's attention, it's now a top issue. Ken Mehlman
[ Ago Attention Because Brought Fact Five Issue Leadership Months Much Now President Really Talking Top Weren]
Through persistent dedication, Susan B. Anthony, and other remarkable leaders, women were finally granted the right to vote in 1920. Louise Slaughter
[ Anthony Dedication Finally Granted Leaders Other Persistent Remarkable Right Susan Through Vote Were Women]
When all is ready, the leaders walk out to the dance place. James Mooney
[ Dance Leaders Out Place Ready Walk]
Leadership is an active role; 'lead' is a verb. But the leader who tries to do it all is headed for burnout, and in a powerful hurry. Bill Owens
[ Active Headed Hurry Lead Leader Leadership Powerful Role Tries Verb]
I am not prejudiced against the Negro. When I was governor, I did more to help the Negroes in our State than any previous Governor, and I think you can find Negro leaders in the State who will attest to this fact. Strom Thurmond
[ Against Am Any Attest Did Fact Find Governor Help Leaders More Negro Negroes Our Prejudiced Previous State Than Think Will]
I speak directly to the people, and I know that the people of California want to have better leadership. They want to have great leadership. They want to have somebody that will represent them. And it doesn't matter if you're a Democrat or a Republican, young or old. Arnold Schwarzenegger
[ Better California Democrat Directly Great Know Leadership Matter Old Represent Republican Somebody Speak Them Want Will Young]
Blind faith in your leaders, or in anything, will get you killed. Bruce Springsteen
[ Anything Blind Faith Get Killed Leaders Will Your]
How could I get up there and say, 'People, we've got to do better,' when I was the poster child for everything that was wrong? I've always believed leaders don't ask others to do what they're unwilling to do. Mike Huckabee
[ Always Ask Believed Better Child Could Everything Get Got How Leaders Others Poster Say Unwilling Up Wrong]
There are many qualities that make a great leader. But having strong beliefs, being able to stick with them through popular and unpopular times, is the most important characteristic of a great leader. Rudy Giuliani
[ Able Being Beliefs Characteristic Great Having Important Leader Make Many Most Popular Qualities Stick Strong Them Through Times Unpopular]
Overall, the challenge of leadership is both moral and one of developing the characteristics that make us respected by one another. Louis Farrakhan
[ Another Both Challenge Characteristics Developing Leadership Make Moral Overall Respected Us]
Democrat leaders are not only out of the American mainstream, but are also out of the Democratic mainstream. Virginia Foxx
[ Also American Democrat Democratic Leaders Mainstream Only Out]
Charlatanism of some degree is indispensable to effective leadership. Eric Hoffer
[ Degree Effective Indispensable Leadership Some]
It's up to us, the people, to break immoral laws, and resist. As soon as the leaders of a country lie to you, they have no authority over you. These maniacs have no authority over us. And they might be able to put our bodies in prison, but they can't put our spirits in prison. Cindy Sheehan
[ Able Authority Bodies Break Country Immoral Laws Leaders Lie Maniacs Might Our Over Prison Put Resist Soon Spirits These Up Us]
I forgot to shake hands and be friendly. It was an important lesson about leadership. Lee Iacocca
[ Forgot Friendly Hands Important Leadership Lesson Shake]
Leaders do not sway with the polls. Instead, they sway the polls through their own words and actions. Robert. L. Ehrlich
[ Actions Instead Leaders Own Polls Sway Their Through Words]
A leader who doesn't hesitate before he sends his nation into battle is not fit to be a leader. Golda Meir
[ Battle Before Fit Hesitate His Into Leader Nation Sends]
So I think that our foreign policy, the president's strong and principled leadership when it comes to the war against terror and foreign policy is going to be an asset. Ed Gillespie
[ Against Asset Comes Foreign Going Leadership Our Policy President Principled Strong Terror Think War]
Leadership is the other side of the coin of loneliness, and he who is a leader must always act alone. And acting alone, accept everything alone. Ferdinand Marcos
[ Accept Act Acting Alone Always Coin Everything Leader Leadership Loneliness Must Other Side]
Sometime I wish the aliens would abduct me and crown me as their leader. George Noory
[ Aliens Crown Leader Sometime Their Wish Would]
The American people expect and deserve a government that works and leaders who work together. Bill Frist
[ American Deserve Expect Government Leaders Together Work Works]
Our dependence on foreign energy sources is our Achilles heel, not just in the realm of diplomacy, but in terms of our future as the world's economic leader. Judy Biggert
[ Achilles Dependence Diplomacy Economic Energy Foreign Future Heel Just Leader Our Realm Sources Terms World]
People, like sheep, tend to follow a leader - occasionally in the right direction. Alexander Chase
[ Direction Follow Leader Occasionally Right Sheep Tend]
Leadership does not depend on being right. Ivan Illich
[ Being Depend Does Leadership Right]
Without initiative, leaders are simply workers in leadership positions. Bo Bennett Leadership
[ Initiative Leaders Leadership Positions Simply Without Workers]
My great forte in killing buffaloes was to get them circling by riding my horse at the head of the herd and shooting their leaders. Thus the brutes behind were crowded to the left, so that they were soon going round and round. Buffalo Bill
[ Behind Brutes Circling Crowded Forte Get Going Great Head Herd Horse Killing Leaders Left Riding Round Shooting Soon Their Them Thus Were]
In survey after survey, the Iraqi people say, 'We want to choose our leaders.' Scott McClellan
[ After Choose Iraqi Leaders Our Say Survey Want]
Until we totally change the way we elect our leaders, until we remove private money from public campaigns, lying will be the de facto method of governance in this country. Peter Schuyler
[ Campaigns Change Country De Elect Facto Governance Leaders Lying Method Money Our Private Public Remove Totally Until Way Will]
The Secret Service is a strange group. They don't really have a leader. It's not set up like a military. Each one is supposed to be able to act like a leader when something comes up. Val Kilmer
[ Able Act Comes Each Group Leader Military Really Secret Service Set Something Strange Supposed Up]
Today, diabetes is now epidemic, according to the Centers for Disease Control, the National Institutes of Health, the American Diabetes Association and other national healthcare leaders. Tim Holden
[ According American Association Centers Control Diabetes Disease Epidemic Health Healthcare Institutes Leaders National Now Other Today]
I knew I could not maintain that leadership in open struggle against Moscow influence. Only two Communist leaders in history ever succeeded in doing this - Tito and Mao Tse-tung. Earl Browder
[ Against Communist Could Doing Ever History Influence Knew Leaders Leadership Maintain Mao Moscow Only Open Struggle Succeeded Two]
I had a sense of what leadership meant and what it could do for you. So am I surprised that I am sitting up here on the 62nd floor of Rockefeller Plaza? No. Vernon Jordan
[ Am Could Floor Had Here Leadership Meant Plaza Rockefeller Sense Sitting Surprised Up]
So many other countries have had female leaders, in fact the U.S. ranks 61st in female representation in government and I think it is startling and sign of a change that needs to be made. Geena Davis
[ Change Countries Fact Female Government Had Leaders Made Many Needs Other Ranks Representation Sign Startling Think]
The cardinal responsibility of leadership is to identify the dominant contradiction at each point of the historical process and to work out a central line to resolve it. Mao Tse-Tung
[ Cardinal Central Contradiction Dominant Each Historical Identify Leadership Line Out Point Process Resolve Responsibility Work]
Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality. Warren G. Bennis Leadership
[ Capacity Into Leadership Reality Translate Vision]
When a government goes to war, particularly a democracy, it is the most solemn and awesome responsibility of our leaders - to decide to send our kids to go off and kill and die for us. Joe Wilson
[ Awesome Decide Democracy Die Go Goes Government Kids Kill Leaders Most Off Our Particularly Responsibility Send Solemn Us War]
It won't do away with hierarchy totally, but the principal leader will be the person who most exemplifies the kind of organization and behavior required who is best able to create the conditions such organizations require. Dee Hock
[ Able Away Behavior Best Conditions Create Hierarchy Kind Leader Most Organization Organizations Person Principal Require Required Such Totally Will Won]
Leaders must encourage their organizations to dance to forms of music yet to be heard. Warren G. Bennis
[ Dance Encourage Forms Heard Leaders Music Must Organizations Their Yet]
In order for America to remain a global leader in innovation and opportunity, we must give our children a solid foundation in math and science. Kenny Marchant
[ America Children Foundation Give Global Innovation Leader Math Must Opportunity Order Our Remain Science Solid]
The leader must aim high, see big, judge widely, thus setting himself apart form the ordinary people who debate in narrow confines. Charles de Gaulle
[ Aim Apart Big Confines Debate Form High Himself Judge Leader Must Narrow Ordinary See Setting Thus Widely]
It is easy to criticize, particularly in a political season. But to lead is something altogether different. The leader must live in the real world of the price that might be paid for the goal that has been set. Norm Coleman
[ Altogether Been Criticize Different Easy Goal Lead Leader Live Might Must Paid Particularly Political Price Real Season Set Something World]
The U.S. used to be perceived as the moral leader of the world, and we have absolutely lost that. Tom Ford
[ Absolutely Leader Lost Moral Perceived Used World]
But the weakness comes from these Westernised co-opted Muslim leaders who just want to look good in the eyes of the West and Western media. Abu Bakar Bashir
[ Comes Eyes Good Just Leaders Look Media Muslim These Want Weakness West Western]
Jamal Crawford reminds me the most of myself, the way he goes to the basket. But they need leadership. Earl Monroe
[ Basket Crawford Goes Leadership Most Myself Need Reminds Way]
Americans want our leaders to defend our values, our culture, our legacy of liberty and our way of life, not apologize. Christine O'Donnell
[ Americans Apologize Culture Defend Leaders Legacy Liberty Life Our Values Want Way]
It's an embarrassment that we don't have a broad enough consensus among political leaders that true reform should take place. I could count the members of Congress on one hand that took these issues seriously. DeForest Soaries
[ Among Broad Congress Consensus Could Count Embarrassment Enough Hand Issues Leaders Members Place Political Reform Seriously Should Take These Took True]
At that time, the army leadership said the implementation of this agreement would allow everyone, including the IRA, to take its political objectives forward by peaceful and democratic means. Gerry Adams
[ Agreement Allow Army Democratic Everyone Forward Implementation Including Ira Leadership Means Objectives Peaceful Political Said Take Time Would]
In the past a leader was a boss. Today's leaders must be partners with their people... they no longer can lead solely based on positional power. Ken Blanchard
[ Based Boss Lead Leader Leaders Longer Must Partners Past Power Solely Their Today]
By 1962, King had become, by the media's reckoning, the new civil rights leader. Constance Baker Motley
[ Become Civil Had King Leader Media New Reckoning Rights]
The secret of a leader lies in the tests he has faced over the whole course of his life and the habit of action he develops in meeting those tests. Gail Sheehy
[ Action Course Develops Faced Habit His Leader Lies Life Meeting Over Secret Tests Those Whole]
Shiloh is a wonderfully dramatic battle. The leader of one side is killed, and the other one is going on to glory, and it was the first great battle. It lasted two days. Shelby Foote
[ Battle Days Dramatic First Glory Going Great Killed Lasted Leader Other Shiloh Side Two Wonderfully]
A true leader has to have a genuine open-door policy so that his people are not afraid to approach him for any reason. Harold S. Geneen
[ Afraid Any Approach Genuine Him His Leader Policy Reason True]
If people want to compete for leadership of a religious group, they can compete in piety. A chilling thought. Or funny. Mary Douglas
[ Chilling Compete Funny Group Leadership Piety Religious Thought Want]
While the President leads his potential adversaries in almost every state, his support is soft. He is seen as honest, sincere, just, and friendly but gets mediocre or relatively poor ratings being competent strong, intelligent, and a forceful leader. Robert Teeter
[ Adversaries Almost Being Competent Every Forceful Friendly Gets His Honest Intelligent Just Leader Leads Mediocre Poor Potential President Ratings Relatively Seen Sincere Soft State Strong Support While]
And if the imam and the Muslim leadership in that community is so intent on building bridges, then they should voluntarily move the mosque away from ground zero and move it whether it's uptown or somewhere else, but move it away from that area, the same as the pope directed the Carmelite nuns to move a convent away from Auschwitz. Peter King
[ Area Auschwitz Away Bridges Building Community Convent Directed Else Ground Intent Leadership Move Muslim Nuns Pope Same Should Somewhere Then Uptown Voluntarily Whether Zero]
That is what leadership is all about: staking your ground ahead of where opinion is and convincing people, not simply following the popular opinion of the moment. Doris Kearns Goodwin
[ Ahead Convincing Following Ground Leadership Moment Opinion Popular Simply Where Your]
Very few of the great leaders ever get through their careers without failing, sometimes dramatically. Phil Crosby
[ Careers Dramatically Ever Failing Few Get Great Leaders Sometimes Their Through Very Without]
The important thing is that we recognize our President's leadership, that he is not saying: I am going to walk away from this. He is saying: I am going to do the right thing. Kay Bailey Hutchison
[ Am Away Going Important Leadership Our President Recognize Right Saying Thing Walk]
To be a leader, you have to make people want to follow you, and nobody wants to follow someone who doesn't know where he is going. Joe Namath
[ Follow Going Know Leader Make Nobody Someone Want Wants Where]
I think these movies are as much for people of that time as for people who weren't born. For people who weren't born, they see how leaders must act under a crisis situation, not trying to be re-elected or not trying to check polls, that they go from their gut check. Kevin Costner
[ Act Born Check Crisis Go Gut How Leaders Movies Much Must Polls Re-Elected See Situation Their These Think Time Trying Under Weren]
Wayne Downing is also a great leader, has served our nation very well, and I think it's great that he's coming back to join a very capable administration already of dealing with this problem, and it will just strengthen that team. Hugh Shelton
[ Administration Already Also Back Capable Coming Dealing Great Join Just Leader Nation Our Problem Served Strengthen Team Think Very Wayne Well Will]
Leaders in Africa are so corrupt that we are certain if we put dogs in uniforms and put guns on their shoulders, we'd be hard put to distinguish them. Stokely Carmichael
[ Africa Certain Corrupt Distinguish Dogs Guns Hard Leaders Put Shoulders Their Them Uniforms]
Without a doubt, first thing we should do is clean up our fiscal house, and that starts with balancing our budgets and digging out of this red ink. We cannot expect to continue in this fashion and remain the leader of the free world. Marcy Kaptur
[ Balancing Budgets Cannot Clean Continue Digging Doubt Expect Fashion First Fiscal Free House Ink Leader Our Out Red Remain Should Starts Thing Up Without World]
Leadership is particularly necessary to ensure ready acceptance of the unfamiliar and that which is contrary to tradition. Cyril Falls
[ Acceptance Contrary Ensure Leadership Necessary Particularly Ready Tradition Unfamiliar Which]
There are too many leaders anointed because they have a public voice - television, radio, or record, or whatever. That even includes myself. In the past, I'd say, 'Don't anoint me when you can anoint yourself.' Chuck D.
[ Anoint Because Even Includes Leaders Many Myself Past Public Radio Record Say Television Too Voice Whatever Yourself]
Intelligence we gathered at the time indicated that this was in fact leadership and we struck the leadership. Peter Pace
[ Fact Gathered Indicated Intelligence Leadership Struck Time]
A leader has to 'appear' consistent. That doesn't mean he has to be consistent. James Callaghan
[ Appear Consistent Leader Mean]
We should be therefore supporting a larger Europe, and in so doing we should strive to expand the zone of peace and prosperity in the world which is the necessary foundation for a stable international system in which our leadership could be fruitfully exercised. Zbigniew Brzezinski
[ Could Doing Europe Exercised Expand Foundation International Larger Leadership Necessary Our Peace Prosperity Should Stable Strive Supporting System Therefore Which World Zone]
As for leadership, I am the kind who leads reluctantly and more by example than anything else. Someone had to be on the incorporation papers as president. Keith Henson
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We're going to march on Washington with a host of Republicans, Democrats, business leaders, legislators. Gray Davis
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Enclave life becomes very tense, Even when they do elect a leader, the factions remain, with the threat of splitting off. Mary Douglas
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For me, this is a familiar image - people in the organization ready and willing to do good work, wanting to contribute their ideas, ready to take responsibility, and leaders holding them back, insisting that they wait for decisions or instructions. Margaret J. Wheatley
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The school made it very clear that women were entitled to positions of authority. That sense of entitlement allowed us to feel that we have a natural place in leadership in the world. That gave me a mental and emotional confidence. Linda Vester
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The most important quality in a leader is that of being acknowledged as such. All leaders whose fitness is questioned are clearly lacking in force. Andre Maurois Business
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As Bob Dole found out, you can't keep a positive image while being your party's mouthpiece in Congress. That's why no legislative leader since James Madison has ever been elected president. Dick Morris
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There may be a hundred thousand men in an army, who are all equally free; but they only are naturally most fit to be commanders or leaders, who most excel in the virtues required for the right performance of those offices. Algernon Sydney
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But I think Steve's main contribution besides just the pure leadership is his passion for excellence. He's a perfectionist. Good enough isn't good enough. And also his creative spirit. You know he really, really wants to do something great. Andy Hertzfeld
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