Bad Boss Quotes

“My sincerest gratitude to every ass hole, horrible boss, and worthless piece of shit I’ve ever met for giving me new and endless material to work with and a way to earn a living exposing you.”
“Keep away from bad bosses.”
“If you’re a boss and not a leader, your time is limited.”
“Show respect even to people that don’t deserve it; not as a reflection of their character, but as a reflection of yours.”
“If you define yourself by the title of coach or boss, you’ll never earn real trust from your players or employees.”
“Everyone has a boss, and a business owner’s boss is the customer.”
“It takes courage not to laugh at your boss’s joke, especially if it is funny.”
“Don’t hire anyone you wouldn’t want to run into in the hallway at three in the morning.”
“Having a bad boss isn’t your fault. Staying with one is.”
“An effective boss is someone who doesn’t have to boss around to be effective.”
“Divine love is the sublime boss of the universe.”
“Take a deep breath. It’s just a bad day, not a bad life.”
“By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.”
“Being the boss anywhere is lonely. Being a female boss in a world of mostly men is especially so.”
“Authority confined in you does not make you a leader. It is the authority created by you that makes you influence people with your purpose.”
“Leadership is not a position. It is who you are.”
“Every leader is a boss, but every boss is not a leader.”
“All things are difficult before they are easy.”
“The truth is that bosses don’t matter as much as most of us believe. They typically account for less than 15 percent of the gap between good and bad organizational performance, although they often get over 50 percent of the blame and credit.”
“You’ll never make a fortune working for the boss man.”
“You are not your resume, you are your work.”
“Be the leader, not the boss.”
“It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.”
“In most cases being a good boss means hiring talented people and then getting out of their way.”
“Bosses push, Leaders pull. Real leadership is servant leadership.”
“The boss inspires fear. The leader inspires enthusiasm.”
“My idea of management is that your job as the boss is to find really good people and empower them and leave them alone.”
“The best executive is one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what he wants doing, and self restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.”
“A good boss makes his men realize they have more ability than they think they have so that they consistently do better work than they thought they could.”
“You telling everyone what to do does not make you the boss. You doing everything you told yourself to do makes you the boss”