Need a jolt of inspiration and intellect? Simon Sinek delivers both in this collection of his best quotes about business leadership.
Be a Warrior of Enthusiasm and spread the inspiration. Use these quotes as an easy way to brighten someone’s day by sharing your favorite. Add one to your email signature. Post one somewhere in your office. The point is… take action, lead, inspire.
How Great Leaders Inspire Action
“People don’t buy what you do; they buy why you do it.” ~Simon Sinek
“Those who lead inspire us… Whether they are individuals or organizations, we follow those who lead not because we have to but because we want to.” ~Simon Sinek
“What you do simply proves what you believe.” ~Simon Sinek
If You Don’t Understand People…
“100% of customers are people. 100% of employees are people. If you don’t understand people, you don’t understand business.” ~Simon Sinek
“How can you help the human race progress?” ~Simon Sinek
“Organizations should say and do the things they ACTUALLY believe.” ~Simon Sinek
“When we are in groups, when we are surrounded by people who believe what we believe, trust emerges and our very survival and progress goes up.” ~Simon Sinek
“Make it about them not about you.” ~Simon Sinek
“Our survival depends on our ability to form trusting relationships.” ~Simon Sinek
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“What good is an idea if it remains an idea? Try. Experiment. Iterate. Fail. Try again. Change the world.” ~Simon Sinek
“Listening is not understanding the words of the question asked, listening is understanding why the question was asked in the first place.” ~Simon Sinek
“The courage of leadership is giving others the chance to succeed even though you bear the responsibility for getting things done.” ~Simon Sinek
“When leaders care less about their people, their people will be careless.” ~Simon Sinek
“Leaders don’t complain about what’s not working. Leaders celebrate what is working and work to amplify it.” ~Simon Sinek
“Dream big. Start small. But most of all, start.” ~Simon Sinek
“Poor leaders push us towards the goal. Great leaders guide us through the journey.” ~Simon Sinek
“When people are financially invested, they want a return. When people are emotionally invested, they want to contribute.” ~Simon Sinek
“The more you inspire, the more people will inspire you.” ~Simon Sinek
“No one knows everything. But together, we know a whole lot.” ~Simon Sinek
“The responsibility of leadership is not to come up with all the great ideas but to create an environment in which great ideas can happen.” ~Simon Sinek
“So much of starting a business or affecting change is the confidence and courage to simply try.” ~Simon Sinek
“The best ideas are the honest ones. Ones born out of personal experience. Ones that originated to help a few but ended up helping many.” ~Simon Sinek
“Be the leader you wished you had.” ~Simon Sinek
“Great leaders must have two things: a vision of the world that does not yet exist and the ability to communicate that vision clearly.” ~Simon Sinek
So I’m dying to know… which quote most inspired you?