- Humility sets a good leader apart from the rest.
- Vulnerability is the greatest measure of courage.
- Great leaders use humility to inspire shared vision. Humility is not a sign of weakness. Humility is the greatest sign of strength.
“I’ve seen so many leaders that make it about themselves. Here, in Silicon Valley, where I spent my entire professional career, there’s a lot of ego and pride. And I can tell you the leaders that have impressed me the most are the ones with the smallest ego and did not make it about themselves.”
“What sort of legacy do I want to build? Do I want to have people say ‘he makes it all about himself’, or ‘it’s awesome, because he makes it about me’.”
“The leaders are all about the team. It’s not really about me. How can I inspire shared vision? And you do that by shining the light on somebody else.”