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Leadership

Quotations From The World's Greatest Motivators, 1st Edition

Edited by Robert A. Fitton

Routledge

355 pages

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Description

The thought-provoking quotations presented here cover a broad spectrum of topics related to leadership. The majority of authors represented are great statesmen, philosophers, or military leaders, but also included are pertinent thoughts by corporate leaders, scholars, and writers. International in scope, the collection includes quotations from every period of history from ancient to contemporary times.In this eminently browseable book, the reader will find the quotations arranged in an accessible format. Guided by a detailed table of contents and a unique index, the reader can easily locate quotes either by topic or by author. Robert Fitton has created a valuable and enjoyable reference work for anyone interested in the many facets of leadership.

Table of Contents

Preface -- Ability -- Adversity -- Advice -- Ambition -- Attributes -- Authority -- Boldness, Audacity -- Caring -- Character -- Cohesion -- Communication -- Competence -- Confidence -- Courage -- Creativity, Imagination, Innovation -- Danger -- Decision Making -- Discipline -- Duty -- Emotion -- Esprit -- Ethics -- Experience -- Failure -- Faith -- Fear -- Flexibility, Change -- History -- Honor -- Human Nature -- Humor -- Initiative -- Integrity -- Judgment -- Just, Justice -- Knowledge, Wisdom, Intelligence -- Leadership -- Leader’s Intent -- Loyalty -- Lucky Fate -- Management -- Mentor -- Mid-Level Leadership -- Mistakes -- Moral Courage, Will -- Morale -- Motivation -- Obedience -- Patriotism -- Peace -- Perseverance, Determination -- Physical Presence -- Physical Stamina -- Praise -- Pride -- Problem Solving -- Rank and File -- Reflection -- Respect -- Responsibility -- Risk -- Role Modeling, Leadership by Example -- Safety -- Second-, Third-Order Effects -- Service -- Standards -- Stress -- Subordinates -- Tact -- Teamwork -- Training -- Trust -- Truth -- Valor -- Values -- Victory, Winning -- Virtue

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General