quote by George S. Patton

Lead me, follow me, or get out of my way.

— George S. Patton

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Team leader quote A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decis

A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others.

A lot of people, when a guy scores a lot of goals, think, 'He's a great player', because a goal is very important, but a great player is a player who can do everything on the field. He can do assists, encourage his colleagues, give them confidence to go forward. It is someone who, when a team does not do well, becomes one of the leaders.

Producing major change in an organization is not just about signing up one charismatic leader. You need a group - a team - to be able to drive the change. One person, even a terrific charismatic leader, is never strong enough to make all this happen.

Team leader quote Be a leader by example. Be confident and humble. Love the unloved.

Be a leader by example. Be confident and humble. Love the unloved.

Appraisals are where you get together with your team leader and agree what an outstanding member of the team you are, how much your contribution has been valued, what massive potential you have and, in recognition of all this, would you mind having your salary halved.

Appraisals are where you get together with your team leader and agree what an outstanding member of the team you are, how much your contribution has been valued, what massive potential you have and, in recognition of all this, would you mind having your salary halved.

The leaders who work most effectively, it seems to me, never say 'I'.

They don't think 'I'. They think 'we'; they think 'team'.

Team leader quote The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The l

The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.

Engage, educate, equip, encourage, empower, energize, and elevate.

Those are the methods for maximizing the potential of any individual, team, organization, or institution for ultimate success and significance. Those are the methods of a mentor leader.

Whatever we do must be in accord with human nature.

We cannot drive people; we must direct their development. The general policy of the past has been to drive; but the era of force must give way to the era of knowledge, and the policy of the future will be to teach and lead, to the advantage of all concerned.

Effective team leaders adjust their style to provide what the group can't provide for itself.

Team leader quote A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn't like the tune.

A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn't like the tune.

Teamwork makes the dream work, but a vision becomes a nightmare when the leader has a big dream and a bad team.

I think a balanced team of men and women makes better decisions.

That's one of the reasons why I was prepared to run for deputy leader.

You need a lot of leaders, but a hockey team needs a voice, not only in the community, but more importantly between the coaching staff and the players. There are always ups and downs in a season; the captain is the guy players look to in those situations.

Team leader quote Leaders don't force people to follow. They invite others on a journey.

Leaders don't force people to follow. They invite others on a journey.

Good leaders don't tell people what to do, they give teams capability and inspiration.

Micromanaging erodes people's confidence, making them overly dependennt on their leaders. Well-meaning leaders inadvertently sabotage their teams by rushing to the rescue and offering too much help. A leader needs to balance assistance with wu wei, backing off long enough to let people learn from their mistakes and develop competence.

With an enthusiastic team you can achieve almost anything.

Team leader quote A leader is someone who demonstrates what's possible.

A leader is someone who demonstrates what's possible.

Leaders must earn the trust of their teams, their organizations, and their stakeholders before attempting to engage their support.

Earn your leadership every day.

The true leader makes each team member twice the person they were before.

Team leader quote He who cannot be a good follower cannot be a good leader.

He who cannot be a good follower cannot be a good leader.

Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.

My job is not to be easy on people. My job is to take these great people we have and to push them and make them even better.

As soon as everyone is on the bandwagon with one idea, a leader should be working on the next one.

Team leader quote Successful leaders understand that true power comes not from exercising control,

Successful leaders understand that true power comes not from exercising control, but from empowering others.

The leader is one who can organize the experience of the group .

.. and thus get the full power of the group. The leader makes the team. This is pre-eminently the leadership quality - the ability to organize all the forces there are in an enterprise and make them serve a common purpose.

I do what I'm coached to do. That's part of being a team leader and captain. The job will change week in and week out, and it's not for you to question what your job is - it's to go out there and execute your assignments.

You don't need a team leader, you need quality.

Team leader quote Leaders aren't born. They are made. And they are made just like anything else, t

Leaders aren't born. They are made. And they are made just like anything else, through hard work.

Get the right people. Then no matter what all else you might do wrong after that, the people will save you. That's what management is all about.

When I gave up me, I became more. I became a captain, a leader, a better person and I came to understand that life is a team game...And you know what?...I've found most people aren't team players. They don't realize that life is the only game in town. Someone should tell them. It has made all the difference in the world to me.

The quarterback is the leader of the team and the quarterback is the one that has the ball in his hands every single play.

Team leader quote Do everything you ask of those you lead.

Do everything you ask of those you lead.

The goal of an effective leader is to recondition your team to be solution focused rather than problem focused.

Become the kind of leader that people would follow voluntarily;

even if you had no title or position.

To be a good boss, you must be transparent.

Theres a correlation between worker happiness and workplace transparency. Leaders and managers who offer transparency will earn the respect and devotion of their team.

Team leader quote Victims love entertainment, leaders love education.

Victims love entertainment, leaders love education.

Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success

He's the leader on this team, I know when Baltimore let us have him, they thought they were giving us a problem. I'll take problems like that anytime.

You can pick captains, but you can't pick leaders.

Whoever controls the locker room controls the team

Leaders relentlessly upgrade their team, using every encounter as an opportunity to evaluate, coach, and build self-confidence.

Nobody knows how Honda is organized, except that it uses lots of project teams and is quite flexible.

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