The truth is that the best leaders desire to serve others, not themselves.True servant leaders:
Put others ahead of their own agenda.
Possess the confidence to serve.
Initiate service to others.
Are not position-conscious.
Serve out of love.
Servant leadership is never motivated by manipulation or self-promotion. In the end, the extent of your influence depends on the depth of your concern for others. That's why it's so important for leaders to be willing to serve.