The Art of Leadership: 10 Trailblazers on What it Takes to Lead

The Art of Leadership: 10 Trailblazers on What it Takes to Lead
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Entrepreneur Staff
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Whether on the battle field or in the boardroom, the best leaders inspire greatness in others through their words and actions. Through the problems faced by nations and companies have changed over the years, the qualities that make an effective leader haven't.

We've collected some motivating words on what makes a great leader from some of history's most influential people from Napoleon to Eleanor Roosevelt. 

The Art of Leadership: 10 Trailblazers on What it Takes to Lead

Margaret Thatcher

Margaret Thatcher

  

The Art of Leadership: 10 Trailblazers on What it Takes to Lead

Napoleon Bonaparte

Napoleon Bonaparte

  

The Art of Leadership: 10 Trailblazers on What it Takes to Lead

Jeannette Rankin

Jeannette Rankin
The Art of Leadership: 10 Trailblazers on What it Takes to Lead

Sam Walton

Sam Walton

  

The Art of Leadership: 10 Trailblazers on What it Takes to Lead

Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt

  

The Art of Leadership: 10 Trailblazers on What it Takes to Lead

Faye Wattleton, president of Planned Parenthood

Faye Wattleton, president of Planned Parenthood

  

The Art of Leadership: 10 Trailblazers on What it Takes to Lead

General George Patton

General George Patton
The Art of Leadership: 10 Trailblazers on What it Takes to Lead

Booker T. Washington

Booker T. Washington

  

The Art of Leadership: 10 Trailblazers on What it Takes to Lead

Bill Bradley, former U.S. Senator (D., N.J.)

Bill Bradley, former U.S. Senator (D., N.J.)

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  • The Art of Leadership: 10 Trailblazers on What it Takes to Lead
  • Margaret Thatcher
  • Napoleon Bonaparte
  • Jeannette Rankin
  • Sam Walton
  • Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Faye Wattleton, president of Planned Parenthood
  • General George Patton
  • Booker T. Washington
  • Bill Bradley, former U.S. Senator (D., N.J.)
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