10 Leadership Quotes to Inspire You Today

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Use these leadership quotes to inspire you to lead others with passion and intent, whatever the challenge you face.

Inspiring Leadership Quotes

Good leaders inspire people to have confidence in their leader. Great leaders inspire people to have confidence in themselves.

Eleanor Roosevelt

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.

John Quincy Adams

I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the water to create many ripples.

Mother Theresa

If serving is below you, leadership is beyond you.


Speak in such a way that others love to listen to you. Listen in such a way that others love to speak to you


A ruler should be slow to punish and swift to reward.


Be the kind of leader you would follow.


If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up the men to gather wood, divide the work, and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn for the vast and endless sea.

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion.

Alexander the Great

To lead is to breathe fire that lights up the way.

Startup Trove

Don’t let leadership overwhelm you. Step up and take charge of situations, and think about these quotes and what they mean to you and others.

If no one in life is willing to lead, then progress cannot be made. We all have the power within to lead those around us. We just need to build the confidence to draw that power from inside us.


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Leadership Quotes to Inspire You

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