E M Kelly
"The difference between a boss and a leader: a boss says, 'Go!' - a leader says 'Let's go!'"
Ecclesiastes 9:10 KJV
"Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave, whither thou goest"
"A true leader creates a culture of spirits and hearts not just heads and hands"
"The company ... has no rights to survive. But value systems and philosophies survive. People take them with them"
"There are two ways of speading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it"
"You don't have to be a fantastic hero to do certain things - to compete. You can be just an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals"
"One man alone can be pretty dumb sometimes, but for real bona fide stupidity, there ain't nothin' can beat teamwork"
"When a butterfly flutters its wings in one part of the world, it can eventually cause a hurricane in another"
"None think the great unhappy but the great"
"We have to devise means of making known the facts in such a way as to touch the imagination of the world"
"All wars are waged against children"
"Relief work does not consist entirely in wearisome appeals ... it has its moments of enchantment, its adventures, its unexpected vistas into new worlds"
"Every generation of children offers mankind the possibility of rebuilding his ruin of a world"
"The leadership instinct you are born with is the backbone. You develop the funnybone and the wishbone that go with it."
"Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny"
"An executive is one who makes an immediate decision and is sometimes right"
"One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man"
"One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man."
"Power flows to the man who knows how. Responsibilities gravitate to the person who can shoulder them"
"Progress comes from the intelligent use of experience"
"The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one"
"Respect commands itself and it can neither be given nor withheld when it is due"
"You gain strength, courage and confidence by every
experience in which you really stop to look fear in the
face. You must do the thing you think you cannot do"
"Do what you feel in your heart to be right - for you'll be criticized anyway"
"Remember no one can make you feel inferior without your consent"
"It is not so much our friends' help that helps us as the confident knowledge that they will help us"
"The leader has to be practical and a realist; yet he must talk the language of the visionary and the idealist."
"No person who has not spent a period of his life in those 'stark and sullen solitudes that sentinel the Pole' will understand fully what trees and flowers, sun-flecked turf and running streams mean to the soul of a man"
"Sound judgement, with discernment is the best of seers"
"One cannot accomplish anything without fanatacism."
"Where there is a worker, there lies a nation."
"Someday we will look back on this moment and plow into a parked car."
"The crowd give the leader new strength."