So many times people jump into the position with the hopes of making something better, being a part of something bigger or maybe leading a group of people into tomorrow.
The realism of what the title entails is usually forgotten in the whoo-ha, but let it not be forgotten.
So many times as a leader you aren't the one who will receive the praises of your work, but beware. You are the one who will face all the consequences.
When something bad happens either internally or externally, you are the one the room looks to. You are the one who should have all the answers.
I just feel sorry for the son of a b who can't answer them.