Idea Starters

“The task of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there.”
John Buchan

Leadership needs to be trained to recognize and develop the greatness it finds, leadership will do this, power people will fight against it and be threatened by it. CSW

“Leadership offers an opportunity to make a difference in someone’s life, no matter what the project.”
Bill Owens

Leadership always makes difference, a positive, insightful, difference. CSW

“I want to deploy the leadership to meet the challenges that face us and to restore America’s greatness.” 
Paul Tsongas

When we say we want leadership, do we too often mean we want a driver to take us where we want to go, not necessarily someone to lead us where we might not like? CSW

“I believe it is time for new leadership that is able to leave the ’70s behind.” 
Kim Campbell

I wonder when this was said. We need leaders that will learn from the past, address the present, and guide into the future. CSW

“Leadership appears to be the art of getting others to want to do something you are convinced should be done.”
Vance Packard

Persuasion is part of leadership, but mature leadership doesn’t necessarily do what it wants, but rather what is best and right. CSW



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