A boss is a boss! He may be a pain or a friend but he deserves respect. Read on for some more famous boss quotes and superior quotations & sayings.

Boss Quotes

 The boss is the captain of the ship whom each employee of the team looks up to. To be a great boss, it takes patience and a good understanding of the psychology of his subordinates. The common perception of a boss is someone who extracts work out of his employees by instilling fear in them. However, there are also many people who think high of their bosses. Such bosses they claim have taught them a lot of valuable lessons and have constantly motivated them to do well. Therefore, it's rightly said that a great leader can be a great boss.

People always dream about being a boss as they see it as a position that gives them power, authority and a fat pay packet, but tend to ignore the challenges attached to the designation. A boss needs to be responsible, motivating, unbiased and always has people eyeing on his position. A boss handles a good number of people every day and therefore needs a lot of tactics to keep everybody happy and content. But an even bigger responsibility for a boss is to keep himself happy at the end of the day. Read these quotes to know how an ideal boss is supposed to be.

There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.

- Orson Welles

I have learned that trying to guess what the boss or the client wants is the most debilitating of all influences in the creation of good advertising.

- Leo Burnett

By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.

- Robert Frost

If you think your boss is stupid, remember: you wouldn't have a job if he was any smarter.

- John Gotti

Most managers were trained to be the thing they most despise - bureaucrats

- Alvin Toffler

Stories are the single most powerful tool in a leader's toolkit.

- Howard Gardner

A manager is responsible for the application and performance of knowledge.

- Peter Drucker

The productivity of work is not the responsibility of the worker but of the manager.

- Peter Drucker

It is all one to me if a man comes from Sing Sing Prison or Harvard. We hire a man, not his history.

- Malcolm Forbes

A leader in the Democratic Party is a boss, in the Republican Party he is a leader.

- Harriet Tubman

Even though worker capacity and motivation are destroyed when leaders choose power over productivity, it appears that bosses would rather be in control than have the organization work well.

- Margaret J. Wheatley

He isn't a real boss until he has trained subordinates to shoulder most of his responsibilities.

- William Feather

And I particularly like the whole thing of being boss. Boss and employee... It's the slave quality that I find very alluring.

- Hugh Grant

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