Lead by Example

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Motivational Power Quote

 

Lead by Example  

“Example has more followers than reason.

We unconsciously imitate which please to

the character we most admire.”

Christian Nevell Bovee 1820 – 1904

American author, lawyer      

 

As I see it . . . . . . .

 

Lead by example

 

As children we follow the example of our parents.

 

Children will emulate the behavior of their parents in their daily actions. When you meet polite child you will find that their parents are polite as well.

 

The children will mirror the parents in many things like the type of food they eat, their choice of ice cream, the types of TV shows they watch. If the parents read to the children when they’re young they will grow up and become a reader.

 

When a parent nurturers and encourages their children and finds the time to spend quality with them. As an adult they will have a stronger family bond and become  nurturing parents.

 

As a parent we have a powerful influence on our children. They will follow our examples into adulthood and mirror our behavior as an adult.

 

We can tell children what to do and as they get older they tend to listen far less. Children are far more likely to follow our example.

 

Lead by example and leave your footprint in the sands that your child will want to follow in.

 

©2012 Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant, Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author

 

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Lou, I agree that leading by example is really important. It is crucial to set good examples for our children.

January 05, 2012 11:47 PM #1
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Lou - You are so correct. Leading by example a good example is so important in society to keep our civics alive in the good old US of A

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Kids are Great - you can teach them to hate the things you hate - and they practically raise themselves with the Internet these days ~ Homer Simpson

You could not be more right Lou. Great post! Thank you

 

January 06, 2012 12:09 AM #3
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It is easier to lead by example.  Otherwise you push and people do not like that.

January 06, 2012 12:49 AM #4
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Lou, This is a great post!  A great leader is just that, one who leads!  I love these posts that you write!

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Those who lead by example should be careful to be on the right path! Enjoy your day!

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I am very proud of my father and mother, they lead my two brothers and I, by example.

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A good advice for parents. . kids are so attentive to their actions everyday. .

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