Who…

Who succeeds in forming and leading a great group? They are almost always a pragmatic dreamers. They are people who get things done and they are people with immortal longings. Often, they are scientifically minded people with poetry in their souls.

– Warren G Bennis,

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The most difficult…

The most difficult step is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. Your fears are paper tigers; you can do anything you decide to do

– Amelia Earhart

Leadership is…

Leadership is not magnetic personality; that can just as well be a glib tongue. It is not “making friends and influencing people”; that is flattery. Leadership is lifting a person’s vision to higher sights, the raising of a person’s performance to a higher standard, the building of a personality beyond its normal limitations

– Peter F. Drucker

Business…

Business requires understanding financial matters, but management is different from running the financial aspects of the business – it requires understanding complex systems, how they operate, the nature of organisations, what happens when people interact in groups and how to motivate and guide people.

– Rosabeth Moss Kanter