Quotes about Leadership

"The leaders I met, whatever walk of life they were from, whatever institutions they were presiding over, always referred back to the same failure, something happened to the that was personally difficult and traumatic, something that made them feel that desperate sense of hitting bottom-as, something they thought was almost a necessity. It's as if at that moment the iron entered the soul, that moment created the resilence that leaders need."

Warren Gamaliel Bennis (born March 8, 1925) is an American scholar, organizational consultant and author, widely regarded as a pioneer of the contemporary field of Leadership studies.


"I don't know what leadership is. You can't touch it. You can't feel it. It's not tangible. But I do know this: you recognize it when you see it."

Robert Leroy "Bob" Ehrlich, Jr. (born November 25, 1957) is an American politician who served as the 60th Governor of Maryland from 2003 to 2007.