Leadership isn’t making all the decisions. It is making sure the right decisions are made.
Other Andy Stanley quotes:
As leaders, we are never responsible for filling anyone else's cup. Our responsibility is to empty ours.
Progress requires change.
I've talked to many individuals who want to discuss their problems. But they don't really have problems. They have chosen to live in the wrong direction. They don't need a solution. They need a new direction.
If a teenage guy tends to overreact when he fails, there is a pretty good chance he thinks his significance is based on success.
Giving up something now for something better later is not a sacrifice. It is an investment.
You cannot communicate complicated information to large groups of people. As you increase the number of people, you have to decrease the complexity of the information.
The leader who refuses to move until the fear is gone will never move. Consequently, he will never lead.
Personal vision is often the catalyst for wise decisions.
People who blame things rarely change things. Blame is an unassailable change-avoidance strategy.
Whenever there is fear, there is opportunity. When there is great fear, there is great opportunity.