Quotations with Direction
"Defeat doesn't finish a man - quit does. A man is not finished when he's defeated. He's finished when he quits."
"Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough to be called a failure."
"It is better to sleep on things beforehand than lie awake about them afterward."
"The big won't beat the small - the fast will beat the slow."
John Chambers, president Cisco Systems
"Life is like pizza. Even it's bad it's good."
"I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure - which is: Try to please everybody."
Herbert B. Swope
"The test of commitment is action. If we say; 'I commit to being a great dancer', and then don't practice that's not a commitment; that's just talk. Conversely, if we're practicing dance we don't need to tell ourselves how committed we are. Our action is our demonstrated commitment."
John-Roger & Peter McWilliams in DO IT! Let's Get off Our Buts
"You were born an original. Don't die a copy."
"All of us failed to match our dreams of perfection. So I rate us on the basis of our splendid failure to do the impossible."
"Always give wrong directions to a contrarian."
"Language is a wonderful thing. It can be used to express thoughts, to conceal thoughts or to replace thinking."
"Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new."
"Reason can answer questions, but imagination has to ask them."
"The future depends on what we do in the present."
"Impossibilities are merely things which we have not yet learned."
Charles W. Chesnutt
"Chance comes to those who know what they want."
"Nothing limits achievement like small thinking; nothing expands possibilities like unleashed imagination."
William Arthur Ward
"Too many wish to be happy before becoming wise."
"Act as though it were impossible to fail."
"It's far better to differentiate customers by relative value and serve them accordingly than to disappoint top customers by treating all customers the same."
Rick Miller, of Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
"I'm not a good shot, but I shoot often."
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