Abdul Qadeer Khan
Charles F. Kettering
Chris Van Allsburg
Jerry B. Jenkins
Linda M. Godwin
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"What chance gathers she easily scatters. A great person attracts great people and knows how to hold them together"
"If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully"
"Leadership: The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it"
"There go the people.
I must follow them for I am their leader"
"Men are governed only by serving them; the rule is without exception"
"Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected"
"Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention"
"Affirmation without discipline is the beginning of delusion"
"Strong convictions precede great actions"
"Without initiative, leaders are simply workers in leadership positions"
"To succeed in business it is necessary to make others see things as you see them"
"Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great"
"Get the best people and train them well"
"If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade"
"Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out"
"People who enjoy meetings should not be in charge of anything"
"When your values are clear to you, making decisions becomes easier"
"To succeed, one must be creative and persistent"
"High expectations are the key to everything"
"People who don't take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year. People who do take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year"
"No matter how carefully you plan your goals they will never be more than pipe dreams unless you pursue them with gusto"
"Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them"
"My attitude is never to be satisfied, never enough, never"
"I look for what needs to be done. After all, that's how the universe designs itself"