Boss And Leader Quotes

Boss And Leader Quotes by Harry Gordon Selfridge, Dwight D. Eisenhower, George S. Patton, Tom Peters, Theodore Roosevelt, Robert Jarvik and many others.

The boss inspires fear; the leader inspires enthusiasm. The boss says ‘I’; The leader says ‘We’.
You don’t lead by hitting people over the head – that’s assault, not leadership.
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
Leaders don’t create followers, they create more leaders.
The boss drives people; The leader coaches them.
The leader works in the open and the boss in covert. The leader leads, and the boss drives.
Leaders are visionaries with a poorly developed sense of fear and no concept of the odds against them.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
The boss says ‘Go’; the leader says ‘Let’s go!’
In the past a leader was a boss. Today‘s leaders must be partners with their people… they no longer can lead solely based on positional power.
The ear of the leader must ring with the voices of the people.
The boss says ‘I’; the leader, ‘we’.
The best executive is one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
A leader leads by example not by force.
A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.
Remember the difference between a boss and a leader. A boss says, Go! A leader says, Let’s go!
George E. M. Kelly
Nothing so conclusively proves a man‘s ability to lead others as what he does from day to day to lead himself.
A leader is best when people barely know that he exists.
By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.