"John Adair" was an American pioneer, soldier, and politician. He was the List of Governors of Kentucky/eighth Governor of Kentucky and represented the state in both the United States House of Representatives/U.S. House and United States Senate/Senate. A native of South Carolina, Adair enlisted in the state militia and served in the American Revolutionary War/Revolutionary War, during which he was twice captured and held as a prisoner of war by the Kingdom of Great Britain/British. Following the War, he was elected as a delegate to South Carolina's convention to ratify the United States Constitution.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous politicians! More John Adair on Wikipedia.
The chief executive who knows his strengths and weaknesses as a leader is likely to be far more effective than the one who remains blind to them. He also is on the road to humility -- that priceless attitude of openness to life that can help a manager absorb mistakes, failures, or personal shortcomings.John Adair