22 Of My Favorite Tweets from The 2012 Leadership Summit

Last week, I had the chance to attend my first ever simulcast of the Global Leadership Summit. I tweeted a bunch over the 2 days, but wanted to share my absolute favorite quotes and tweets. This is leadership twitter gold!
  1. A leaders greatest asset is their energy and their ability to energize other people. – @BillHybels
  2. One of the fundamental requirements of a leader is to stay curious. @BillHybels
  3. God didn’t make you a leader to respond to stuff. God made you a leader to move stuff ahead – @BillHybels
  4. Don’t paint the picture of ‘there’ until you build the case of why u can’t stay here. -@BillHybels
  5. Every life is worthy and every life is capable of greatness – @CondoleezzaRice
  6. The best thing you can do for a person is give them controls of their own future. – @CondoleezzaRice
  7. One of the greatest sources of optimism is to keep perspective – @condoleezzarice
  8. Today’s headlines and tomorrows judgement are rarely the same. – @condoleezzarice
  9. When you’re in positions of authority, you need truth tellers around u. – @CondoleezzaRice
  10. When things are tough, people become more of who they really are – @CondoleezzaRice
  11. The thing that separates great leaders from mediocre leaders isn’t personality, but humility – Jim Collins
  12. The key to mediocrity is chronic inconsistency. ~Jim Collins
  13. The question isn’t how to be creative, that’s natural. The question is how to get rid of the stuff that gets in the way of our creativity – Jim Collins
  14. The greatest danger isn’t failure, the greatest danger is not knowing why u were successful – Jim Collins
  15. Greatness is a matter of conscious choice and discipline. – Jim Collins
  16. An organization isn’t truly great if it can’t be great without you. – Jim Collins
  17. Its the action that solidifies understanding… Especially for young people. – Marc Kielburger
  18. Healthy organizations have minimal politics and minimal confusion. – @patricklencioni
  19. A core value is something you’re will to get punished for. – @patricklencioni
  20. U will never regret doing what is right and walking in integrity. – Mario Vega
  21. Too often, we argue about Christianity instead of marveling at Jesus – John Ortberg
  22. It’s one thing to see a vision, it’s another to be seized by a vision. – @BillHybels

My favorite quote is John Ortberg’s “Too often, we argue about Christianity instead of marveling at Jesus.”

Which is your favorite?

[PS: You can download a PDF of these here. You’re more than welcome to tweet away with these]

8 Comments

  1. Born27

    Great list! I love this one: “The thing that separates great leaders from mediocre leaders isn’t personality, but humility – Jim Collins”..
    Thanks for posting it!

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