Education is the mother of leadership. view quote
Research has shown that the perceived style of leadership is by far the most important thing to most voters in evaluating officeholders and candidates. view quote
Strong convictions precede great actions. view quote
One must be convinced to convince, to have enthusiasm to stimulate the others. view quote
If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully. view quote
You have no power at all if you do not exercise constant power. view quote
I think the way to understand Teach for America is as a leadership development program.
Leadership offers an opportunity to make a difference in someone's life, no matter what the project. view quote
Globalisation means many other countries are asserting themselves and trying to take over leadership. Please don't ask Americans to let others assume the leadership of human exploration. We can do wonderful science on the Moon, and wonderful commercial things. Then we can pack up and move on to Mars. view quote
Going back to the moon is not visionary in restoring space leadership for America. Like its Apollo predecessor, it will prove to be a dead end littered with broken spacecraft, broken dreams and broken policies. view quote
There is a science to managing high tech businesses, and it needs to be respected. One of them is that in technology businesses, leadership is temporary. It's constantly recycling. So the asset has limited lifetime. view quote
Character matters; leadership descends from character. view quote
Constant, gentle pressure is my preferred technique for leadership, guidance, and coaching.