Inspiration for Values-Based Leadership
The world has had the opportunity to experience a lot of great leaders and their leadership has been grounded in values and integrity (in other words, those who do what they say they will do). If you’re in need of inspiration for how to live your values, think of these great leaders and what they have to say about values and integrity (we hope they inspire you to live yours):
“Your beliefs become your thoughts, Your thoughts become your words, Your words become your actions, Your actions become your habits, Your habits become your values, Your values become your destiny.” ― Mahatma Gandhi
“I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.” ― Frederick Douglass
“Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not.” ― Oprah Winfrey
“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy”. ― Martin Luther King, Jr.
“It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.” ― Roy Disney