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Leadership is the action of guiding or directing a group.

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  • “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.”

    —John Quincy Adams 6th Us President

  • “Doing easily what others find difficult is talent; doing what is impossible for talent is genius.”

    —Henri-Frederic Amiel Philosopher, Poet, Critic

  • “Leaders who win the respect of others are the ones who deliver more than they promise, not the ones who promise more than they can deliver.”

    —Mark A. Clement Writer

  • “The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible, no matter whether it is on a section gang, a football field, in an army, or in an office.”

    —Dwight D. Eisenhower 34th U.S. President

  • “I will speak ill of no man, and speak all the good I know of everybody.”

    —Benjamin Franklin Politician, Writer, Scientist

Stories About Leadership


Submitted by Sergio

I am sitting on the couch watching television, and while I am trying to find something worth watching, I stumble upon the...

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My Hero

Submitted by Kay.B

My hero is my mom because she never gives up, takes on the responsibility of three kids, and teaches me that I can...

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Submitted by Tyron

As I sit in geography class talking about racism, violence, and segregation around the world I think about one...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Lorenca Hernandez

There are alot of heroes in this world we just don't recognize them. There are two types of heroes , the ones with...

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Rita M

Rita McCann is my hero because she always has a positive attitude. She always puts people in a good mood when they are sad. ...

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Nate Schimmel

Nate is the most passionate, determined, caring, live life to the fullest individual I have ever met. He embodies all the...

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Leadership creates action out of intention.
Bob C., Pig's Knuckle, Ar

"Great Leaders make followers into Great Leaders."
Elmer J Carreño , Jersey City, N.J

In order to lead, others must follow. I won't follow anyone who takes credit, but not blame.
Diane, Usa

Anyone can be placed in a Leadership position... but that doesn't necessarily make them the Leader. True Leaders are granted Leadership by those that TRUST them.
Gerald T., Up State Ny

Leadership is influencing others toward a better future.
Bruce Willingham, Warner Robins Ga

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