10 Quotes for Better Bossing

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1. On teamwork:
"Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it's thinking of yourself less." -C.S. Lewis


2. On respect:

"Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them."
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John C. Maxwell

3.On kindness:
"The best portion of a good man's life is his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love." -William Wordsworth


4.On communication:
"You can have brilliant ideas, but if you can't get them across, your ideas won't get you anywhere." -Lee Iacocca

5.On perspective:
"Our patience will achieve more than our force." -Edmund Burke

6. On experience:
"It is obvious that we can no more explain a passion to a person who has never experienced it than we can explain light to the blind." -T. S. Eliot

7. On motivation:
One who works for the use of others, without profit to himself, is likely not to work any harder
than he must." -B. Carroll Reece

8. On groupthink:

"If a million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing." -Anatole France


9. On avoiding burnout:
"Take your work seriously and yourself lightly." -Bob Nelson

10.On balance:
"A career is wonderful, but you can't curl up with it on a cold night." -Marilyn Monroe
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