Favorite Leadership Quotes

Here are five of my favorite quotes on leadership. If you have one you like, I hope you’ll share it:

"The most important thing in communication is to hear what  isn’t being said."
— Peter F. Drucker

"Creativity is a lot like looking at the world through a kaleidoscope. You look at a set of elements, the same ones everyone else sees, but then reassemble those floating bits and pieces into an enticing new possibility. Effective leaders are able to do this."
–Rosabeth Moss Kantor

the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
— Dwight Eisenhower

Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.
–Peter F. Drucker

Leadership is getting someone to do what they don’t want to do, to achieve what they want to achieve.
— Tom Landry

Dr. Tim Spivey is Pastor of New Vintage Church in Escondido, California. He is the author of numerous articles and one book, "Jesus: The Powerful Servant." A sought after speaker for events, Tim also serves as Adjunct Professor of Religion at Pepperdine University. Tim serves as a church consultant, and his writings are featured on numerous websites, including: ChurchLeaders.com, Church Executive magazine, Faith Village, Sermon Central, and Giving Rocket.

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