Monday, November 12, 2007

Five Leadership Quotes from Napoleon

A leader is a dealer in hope.

Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.

Soldiers generally win battles; generals get credit for them.

In war, three quarters turns on personal character and relations; the balance of manpower and materials counts only for the remaining quarter.

Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go.


Alyona said...

Napoleon:'An army of lions commanded by a deer will never be an army of lions.'

Herbert B. Swope: I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure: which is: Try to please everybody.

I am sometimes a fox and sometimes a lion. The whole secret of government lies in knowing when to be the one or the other.
Napoleon Bonaparte

I picked some of my fvourite quotes related to the topic. Hope you'll enjoy them))

Ken Flowers said...

Good quotes. Thanks for sharing them.