Where can you find quotes about leadership?


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Quotes on the subject of leadership can be found on a number of websites including BrainyQuote and Forbes. To search for a leadership quote that was said by specific person, BrainyQuote provides a search tool.

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Where can you find quotes about leadership?
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The leadership quotes provided on BrainyQuote come from hundreds of famous historical figures, such as John Quincy Adams, Nelson Mandela, Henry Ford and Gandhi. Other leadership quotes date back to Aristotle, Sun Tzu and Confucius.

Inc. features an article containing 75 quotes on leadership from a variety of artists, political leaders and athletes.

Forbes collected its top 100 quotes on leadership in 2012. The number one quote is credited to Lao Tzu, "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." Forbes also included quotes from the Bible and quotes with unknown origins, such as "My responsibility is getting all my players playing for the name on the front of the jersey, not the one on the back." As well as a quote from the author Ken Kesey, "You don't lead by pointing and telling people someplace to go. You lead by going to that place and making a case."

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