Here are ten leadership quotes to stir you mind today:

“Nothing is easier than saying words. Nothing is harder than living them day after day.” (Arthur Gordon)

“He who cannot obey, cannot command.” (Benjamin Franklin)

“A great leader never set himself above his follower except in carrying responsibilities.” (Jules Ormont)

“Leadership is the capacity and will to rally men and women to a common purpose and the character which inspires confidence.” (Bernard Montgomery)

“Leadership is the potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without strategy.” (General H. Norman Schwarzkopf)

“You do not lead by hitting people over the head – that assault, not leadership.” (President Dwight D. Eisenhower)

“The successful leader gets superior performance from ordinary people.” (Al Kaltman)

“Leadership is ultimately about creating a way for people to contribute to making something extraordinary happen.” (Alan Keith)

“Leadership is character in motion.” (Les Csorba)

“A true leader inspires others to lead themselves.” (Ari D. Kaplan)