Theodore Roosevelt 3rd US president said “We need leaders of inspired idealism, leaders to whom are granted great visions, who dream greatly and strive to make their dreams come true; who can kindle the people with the fire from their own burning souls”
Currently reading the book ‘The Mentor Leader’ by Tongy Dungy and he provides this quote by Theodore Rossevelt. As a coach our leadership role we play is crucial. Based on the quote it makes we wonder if enough coaches view themselves as leaders and specifically individuals with big dreams and with the ability to kindle those dreams in the athletes they deal with.
Suppose those not knowing their own dreams and ideals should start there