• Followership Quotes

    Followership Quotes

    Followership Quotes

    Pambudi Sunarsihanto- Followership Quotes

    Pambudi Sunarsihanto- Followership Quotes

    Leadership is often praised to the detriment of followership. However, great leadership is often attributed to great followership. These quotes are great reminders of the value of followers and wise leaders do not fail to appreciate those who follow them.

    In Transafe Dharma Persada, including TransWISH alone we praised great followership. Our Great talented employee often assigned to specific leader on their development. In most cases those with great followership attitude success as the next leader.

    We have compiled some of the great list from Fofalayi, Goodreads and Leadership now for these followership quotes. Including one of Indonesian well known HR Mr. Pambudi Sunarsihanto’s where you can find in the opening picture.

     

    Listed below are some favorite quotes on FOLLOWERSHIP QUOTES:

    1. “Followership is a discipline of supporting leaders and helping them to lead well. It is not submission, but the wise and good care of leaders, done out of a sense of gratitude for their willingness to take on the responsibilities of leadership, and a sense of hope and faith in their abilities and potential.” — Reverend Paul Beedle
    2. “Followership does not mean changing the rank of followers but changing their response to their rank, their response to their superiors and to the situation at hand.” — Barbara Kellerman
    3. “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” — Theodore Roosevelt
    4. “The world is moved not only by the mighty shoves of heroes, but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker.” — Helen Keller
    5. “It is the men behind who make the man ahead.” — Merle Crowell
    6. “If you believe lack of authority prevents you from leading effectively, it is time to rethink your understanding of leadership.” — Mike Bonem and Roger Patterson
    7. “If I had to reduce the responsibilities of a good follower to a single rule, it would be to speak truth to power.”— Warren Bennis
    8. “If a man aspires to the highest place, it is no dishonor to him to halt at the second.” — Cicero
    9. “A follower shares in an influence relationship among leaders and other followers with the intent to support leaders who reflect their mutual purposes.” — Rodger Adair
    10. “Followership, like leadership, is a role and not a destination.” — Michael McKinney
    11. “If you believe lack of authority prevents you from leading effectively, it is time to rethink your understanding of leadership.” — Mike Bonem and Roger Patterson, Leading From the Second Chair
    12.  “If I had to reduce the responsibilities of a good follower to a single rule, it would be to speak truth to power.” — Warren Bennis
    13. “Followers are more important to leaders than leaders are to followers.” — Barbara Kellerman
    14.  “A follower shares in an influence relationship among leaders and other followers with the intent to support leaders who reflect their mutual purposes.” — Rodger Adair
    15. “Employees do a great deal more following than leading, even as leaders. For the most part, followership behaviors drive tactical successes. Leadership talents and skills propel strategic accomplishments.” — Rodger Adair
    16. “The difference between followers and leaders is that followers need leaders to help them follow what leaders themselves are following. This relationship takes the form of a shared response-ability to a shared calling. Both find each other in a true fellowship to create the world responsibly.” — James Maroosis
    17. “Followership is a discipline of supporting leaders and helping them to lead well. It is not submission, but the wise and good care of leaders, done out of a sense of gratitude for their willingness to take on the responsibilities of leadership, and a sense of hope and faith in their abilities and potential.” — Reverend Paul Beedle
    18. “You’re gonna have to serve somebody.” — Bob Dylan
    19.  “Followership, like leadership, is a role and not a destination.” — Michael McKinney
    20. “There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.”— Edith Wharton
      Vesalius In Zante (1564)
    21.  “Followership does not mean changing the rank of followers but changing their response to their rank, their response to their superiors and to the situation at hand.”— Barbara Kellerman
    22.  “Co-leadership should permeate every organization at every level.” — David Heenan and Warren Bennis
    23.  “If a man aspires to the highest place, it is no dishonor to him to halt at the second.” Cicero
    24.  “The most difficult instrument to play in the orchestra is second fiddle.”— Leonard Bernstein
    25.  “From Gandhi to Mandela, from the American patriot to the Polish shipbuilders, the makers of revolutions have not come from the top.”— Gary Hamel
    26.  “The ability to make hard truths palatable is one that every long-lived co-leader has mastered.”— David Heenan and Warren Bennis
    27.  “Learning the secrets and skill of great No.2s remains the surest path to becoming No. 1.”— David Heenan and Warren Bennis
    28.  “True leadership must have follower-ship. Management styles can vary, but even an autocrat needs people who believe and simply don’t follow from fear.”— James Robinson III, RRE Ventures
    29.  “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.”— Theodore Roosevelt
    30.  “We all carry a responsibility to do what we can when it will make a difference.”— Michael Useem, Leading Up
    31. “Sheep are always looking for a new shepherd when the terrain gets rocky.” ― Karen Marie Moning, Iced
    32. Before You become a good leader, You need to be a good “follower”. So be a good team player, first and become  a good leader for your team, or for your business. – Pambudi Sunarsihanto

     

     

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    Some sources
    • https://www.leadershipnow.com/followershipquotes.html
    • http://www.flofalayi.com/10-quotes-on-followership/
    • http://www.goodreads.com/quotes/tag/followers