The king answered them harshly. Rejecting the advice of the elders, he followed the advice of the young men and said, "My father made your yoke heavy; I will make it even heavier. My father scourged you with whips; I will scourge you with scorpions. II Chronicles 10:13,14
Leaders should seek out the will of God, the wisdom of God, the patience of God and perform their tasks with the love of God operative in their lives sharing that love with others.