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FAVORITE LEADERSHIP MAXIMS cohort 6

The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
~ Mahatma Gandhi


You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on theworld around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.
~  Jane Goodall


Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.
~ Vince Lombardi


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

Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time.We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
~ Barack Obama




FAVORITE LEADERSHIP MAXIMS cohort 5

A good leader leads the people from above them. A great leader leads the people from within them.
~ M.D. Arnold
 
What you do has far greater impact than what you say.  ~ Stephen Covey

I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the water to create many ripples. 
~ Mother Teresa

Excellence in anything increases your potential in everything.
~ Joseph J. Rogan

Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you'll be criticized anyway.
~ Eleanor Roosevelt


FAVORITE LEADERSHIP MAXIMS cohort 4

The struggles along the way are only meant to shape you for your purpose.
~ Chadwick Boseman
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
Fight for the things that you care about,but do it in a way that will lead others to join you.
~Ruth Bader Ginzburg
Our unity is our strength & diversity is our power. 
~ Kamala Harris
The quality of a leader is reflected in the standards they set for themselves.
~ Ray Kroc

FAVORITE LEADERSHIP MAXIMS cohort 3

The most important thing is to try and inspire people so that they can be great in whatever they want to do.
~ Kobe Bryant
Continue to surprise those who would put you in a neat demographic.
Be insistently curious.
~ Gordon Gee
We need leaders not in love with money but in love with justice. Not in love with publicity but in love with humanity.
~ Martin Luther King, Jr
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things.He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
~ Ronald Reagan
A good leader inspires people to have confidence in the leader - a great leader inspires people to have confidence in themselves.
~ Eleanor Roosevelt

FAVORITE LEADERSHIP MAXIMS cohort 2

How you do anything is how you do everything.
~ Neal Brown
The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.
~ John Maxwell
You’ll know you’re a good leader when people will follow you…if only out of curiosity.
 ~ Colin Powell
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He [or she] is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
~ Ronald Reagan
Let us remember: one book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.
~ Malala Yousafzai

FAVORITE LEADERSHIP MAXIMS cohort 1

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
~ John Quincy Adams
What you do has far greater impact than what you say. 
~ Stephen Covey
Do what you do so well that they will want to see it again and bring their friends.
~ Walt Disney
What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.
~ Ralph Marston
Great leaders don’t tell you what to do.  They show you how it’s done.
~Theodore Roosevelt