The depth of your mythology is the extent of your effectiveness.
Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them.
A man must be big enough to admit his mistakes, smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them.
We choose what attitudes we have right now. And it's a continuing choice.
The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That's the day we truly grow up.
A big man is one who makes us feel bigger when we are with him.
Leadership is influence.
Good executives never put off until tomorrow what they can get someone else to do today.
People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision.
Learn to say 'no' to the good so you can say 'yes' to the best.
Remember, man does not live on bread alone: sometimes he needs a little buttering up.
If you're lying, you're lying.
Educators take something simple and make it complicated. Communicators take something complicated and make it simple.
A good leader is a person who takes a little more than his share of the blame and a little less than his share of the credit.
Policies are many, Principles are few, Policies will change, Principles never do.
The greatest mistake we make is living in constant fear that we will make one.
A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.
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