Inspiring Quotes About Leadership From History's Most Beloved Leaders

Re-center yourself with some of history's most moving thoughts about leadership.

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 Abraham Lincoln 

 “Commitment is what transforms a promise into reality.” 

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Julius Caesar

“No one is so brave that he is not disturbed by something unexpected.”

 Martin Luther King, Jr. 

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”

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George Washington

“We ought not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors, and for the purpose of profiting by dearly bought experience.”

 Malala Yousafzai 

“We were scared, but our fear was not as strong as our courage.”

Rosa Parks

“You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.”

Mother Teresa

“Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person.”

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Winston Churchill

“If you’re going through hell, keep going.”

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“I will not be triumphed over.”

Mahatma Gandhi

“In a gentle way, you can shake the world.”