L&D Journal

For my leadership and development class, I had to write a journal about the service learning project I participated in (or about certain prompts).

Here is that journal:

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Leadership Quotes

“A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.” ~John C. Maxwell

“A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit.” ~Arnold H. Glasow

“Innovation distinguishes between being a leader and a follower.” ~Steve Jobs

“Lead, follow, or get out of the way.” ~Thomas Paine

“Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.” ~John F. Kennedy

“High expectations are the key to everything.” ~Sam Walton

“A leader is a dealer in hope.” ~Napoleon Bonaparte

“If you want a quality, act as if you already had it.” ~William James

“Only the guy who isn’t rowing has time to rock the boat.” ~Jean-Paul Sartre

“Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in actions.” ~Harold S. Greenen

“Leadership cannot really be taught. It can only be learned.” ~Harold S. Greenen

“Making good decisions is a crucial skill at every level.” ~Peter Drucker

“Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them.” ~John C. Maxwell

“A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.” ~Max Lucado

“The art of leadership is saying no, not saying yes. It is very easy to say yes.” ~Tony Blair

“The real leader has no need to lead – he is content to point the way.” ~Henry Miller

“Leaders grasp nettles.” ~David Ogilvy

“Example is leadership.” ~Albert Schweitzer

“Strong convictions precede great actions.” ~James Freeman Clarke

“Leadership does not depend on being right.” ~Ivan Illich

“When placed in command, take charge.” ~Norman Schwarzkopf

“One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency.” ~Arnold H. Glasgow

“The growth and development of people is the highest calling of leadership.” ~Harvey S. Firestone

“I think one of the keys to leadership is recognizing that everybody has gifts and talents. A good leader will learn how to harness those gifts toward the same goal.” ~Benjamin Carson

“Leadership is a way of thinking, a way of acting and, most importantly, a way of communicating.” ~Simon Sinek

“You learn far more from negative leadership than from positive leadership. Because you learn how not to do it. And, therefore, you learn how to do it.” ~Norman Schwarzkopf

“You don’t lead by hitting people over the head – that’s assault, not leadership.” ~Dwight D. Eisenhower

“One of the best paradoxes of leadership is a leader’s need to be both stubborn and open-minded. A leader must insist on sticking to the vision and stay on course to the destination. But he must be open-minded during the process.” ~Simon Sinek

“Leadership is a matter of having people look at you and gain confidence, seeing how you react. If you’re in control, they’re in control.” ~Tom Landry

“I think the currency of leadership is transparency. You’ve got to be truthful. I don’t think you should be vulnerable every day, but there are moments where you’ve got to share your soul and conscience with people and show them who you are, and not be afraid of it.” ~Howard Schultz


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