15 Sep

Aquila Marketing Shares 8 Quotes from Inspirational Leaders

“At Aquila Marketing, we believe in leaders. Leaders are the faces of tomorrow and groundbreakers of today. It takes a lot of lead people in the right way. People should want to be in the presence of great people and they should want to be around them,” says Michelle Uhlhorn, managing director of Aquila Marketing. Our representatives at Aquila Marketing know that sometimes inspiration means looking to others for advice or following in their footsteps


“Our workers and business partners collaborated to discuss and gather the top 8 quotes that we know inspire us at Aquila Marketing. We’re all about going big or going home and we know that a little inspiration never hurt anyone!” says Michelle Uhlhorn of Aquila Marketing.


  1. “Power isn’t control at all–power is strength, and giving that strength to others. A leader isn’t someone who forces others to make him stronger; a leader is someone willing to give his strength to others that they may have the strength to stand on their own.” Beth Revis
  2. “I have three precious things which I hold fast and prize. The first is gentleness; the second is frugality; the third is humility, which keeps me from putting myself before others. Be gentle and you can be bold; be frugal and you can be liberal; avoid putting yourself before others and you can become a leader among men.” Lao Tzu
  3. “Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.” Peter F. Drucker
  4. “You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and you impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.” Woodrow Wilson
  5. “The mark of a great man is one who knows when to set aside the important things in order to accomplish the vital ones.” Brandon Sanderson
  6. “A leader…is like a shepherd. He stays behind the flock, letting the most nimble go out ahead, whereupon the others follow, not realizing that all along they are being directed from behind.” Nelson Mandela
  7. “Do you know that one of the great problems of our age is that we are governed by people who care more about feelings than they do about thoughts and ideas?” Margaret Thatcher
  8. “The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.” Theodore Roosevelt