A list of leadership quotes that I find quite pertinent to my leadership experiences. Pinned to my noticeboard, if ever in doubt I find these to be a great source of inspiration!

If you have any you think you could add send me them in Your Thoughts and i’ll add them to the list.

Leadership Quotes From Military Personalities

A leader isn’t good because they’re always right, they’re good because they’re willing to learn and to trust – General Stanley McChrystal

Watch Listen, Learn… Then Lead to see full speech delivered at a TED Talk by General Stanley McChrystal.

The standard you walk past, is the standard you accept – Lieutenant General David Lindsay Morrison


Leaders can let you fail but not let you be a failure – General Stanley McChrystal


The standard you walk past is the standard you accept – Lieutenant General David Morrison

Leadership Quotes From Business Personalities

One thing is certain in business, you and everyone around you will make mistakes. – Richard Branson

Leadership Quotes From The Military CEO

Your value as a leader isn’t knowing how to do everything, it’s knowing who can do what and getting them to do it


People don’t love companies, they love leaders


A leader will do the right thing on a difficult day


The intent of what you do or say does not matter, it is the impact of what you do that you’ll be judged on.