” The true test of a leader is whether his followers will adhere to his cause from their own volition, enduring the most arduous hardships without being forced to do so, and remaining steadfast in the moments of greatest peril. “


” There is small risk a general will be regarded with contempt by those he leads, if, whatever he may have to preach, he shows himself best able to perform. “


” Let a man sow a field or plant a farm never so well, yet he cannot foretell who will gather in the fruits, another may build him a house of fairest proportion, yet he knows not who will inhabit it. “


” I will venture to maintain that where the teacher is not pleasing to the pupil, there is no education. “



All 4 Xenophon Quotes about Will in picture


The true test of a leader is whether his followers will adhere to his cause from their own volition, enduring the most arduous hardships without being forced to do so, and remaining steadfast in the moments of greatest peril.
There is small risk a general will be regarded with contempt by those he leads, if, whatever he may have to preach, he shows himself best able to perform.


Let a man sow a field or plant a farm never so well, yet he cannot foretell who will gather in the fruits, another may build him a house of fairest proportion, yet he knows not who will inhabit it.
I will venture to maintain that where the teacher is not pleasing to the pupil, there is no education.
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