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Don’t walk in front of me, I may not follow.
Don’t walk behind me, I may not lead.
Just walk beside me, and be my friend.
Albert Camus, French/Algerian existentialist author (1913-1960)
Leadership is Relationship.
Benjamin Zander, British conductor, management presenter (b. 1939)
You can’t shake hands with a clenched fist.
Indira Gandhi, Indian Prime Minister (1917-1984)
There is a subterranean emotional economy that passes amongst us all. In every interaction we can make people feel better or worse.
Daniel Goleman, US psychologist, author (b. 1946)
A wise man knows everything; a shrewd one everybody.
If you approach each new person you meet in a spirit of adventure, you will find yourself endlessly fascinated by the new channels of thought and experience and personality that you encounter. I do not mean simply the famous people of the world, but people from every walk and condition of life.
Eleanor Roosevelt, US United Nations delegate (1884-1962)