Quotations with Direction
"Pay attention to the basics."
Dave Thomas, Founder Wendy's International
"I believe people who work 12 hours a day should go home with bigger loaves of bread than people who work 8."
Michael Levine, from Lessons at the Halfway Point
"The thing I hate about an argument is it always interrupts a discussion."
G.K. Chesterton, English writer
"The community owes us nothing. It's up to us to go out and earn their respect."
Jerry Colangelo, CEO, Phoenix Suns Basketball
"People invest in your ability to delivery to them a more favorable future."
Jeff Blackman, friend & professional speaker
"We've got to start thinking of school as a lifelong process. That's the only way we'll keep abreast and be able to share in the wealth of the new "knowledge society".
"The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you."
B.B. King, blues musician
"We do choose how we shall live."
Joseph Epstein, author
"It's not what you've done but what you do next that keeps your competitor at bay."
Moses Joseph, CEO, B-Tree
"I realize that by listening I could make improvements and make more sales."
Jeff Hopmayer, CEO, Original American Scones
"You can only play one hole at a time."
Tom Kite, golf professional
"When you come to a fork in the road, take it."
Yogi Berra, baseball great
"If you're not enjoying your work, you should either change your attitude, or change your job."
"All profoundly original work looks ugly at first."
"Those tentative about making plans are often unsure of their ability to show up."
Michael Levine, from Lessons at the Halfway Point.
"As consumers we get more demanding all the time. We want better quality. We want it faster. And cheaper. Plus, we want more choices. Whoever comes along that can satisfy all these 'wants' gets our business."
"The best motivation is love."
"If you don't know where you want to go, we'll make sure you get taken."
Microsoft ad slogan, translated into Japanese
"The biggest bang for your marketing buck comes from trying to sell again to customers you already have."
Richard N. Tooker, Senior Vice President - Database Marketing - DMW Worldwide
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