Some Pithy Leadership Quotes

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"Leadership consists not in degrees of technique but in traits of character; it requires moral rather than athletic or intellectual effort, and it imposes on both leader and follower alike the burdens of self-restraint." – Lewis H. Lapham
"People ask the difference between a leader and a boss. The leader works in the open, and the boss in covert. The leader leads, and the boss drives." – Theodore Roosevelt
"Leadership should be born out of the understanding of the needs of those who would be affected by it." - Marian Anderson
"Leadership should be more participative than directive, more enabling than performing." – Mary D. Poole
"When the leadership is right and the time is right, the people can always be counted upon to follow—to the end and at all costs." – Harold J. Seymour

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