"Early in life, I decided that I would not be overcome by events. My philosophy has been that regardless of the circumstances, I shall not be vanquished, but will try to be happy. Life is not easy for any of us. But it is a continual challenge, and it is up to us to be cheerful - and to be strong, so that those who depend on us may draw strength from our example." - Rose Kennedy
"Leaders who win the respect ofothers are the ones who deliver more than they promise, not the ones who promise more than they can deliver." - Mark A. Clement
Napoleon was asked after his stunning victory in Italy how he made his army cross the Alps. He replied, "One does not make a French army cross the Alps; one leads it across."
"A good leader takes a little more than his share of blame, a little less than his share of credit." - Arnold Glasow
"In calm water every ship has a good captain." - Swedish proverb