"The task of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there."
"If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right."John Buchan on Henry Ford
"A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus."John Buchan on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership."John Buchan on Nelson Mandela
"A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves."John Buchan on Lao Tzu
"Leadership is solving problems. The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them. They have either lost confidence that you can help or concluded you do not care. Either case is a failure of leadership."John Buchan on Colin Powell
"There may be Peace without Joy, and Joy without Peace, but the two combined make Happiness."
"The charm of fishing is that it is the pursuit of what is elusive but attainable, a perpetual series of occasions for hope."
"Peace is that state in which fear of any kind is unknown."