Quotations with Direction
"A mistake is not the kiss of death. If you keep it in perspective you'll be able to recover ... learn ... move on."
Julie Bick in All I Really Need to Know in Business I Learned at Microsoft
"The failure of large organizations in America to innovate is primarily the result of a communication gap - not a decline in ingenuity."
Robert Rosenfeld & Jenny Servo in Business and Creativity
"Losing is the price we pay for living. It is also the source of much of our growth and pain."
"Good words do not last long ... until they amount to something."
"The secret to a rich life is to have more beginnings than endings"
"What's new? . . . I'm intoxicated with opportunity."
Steve Alonson, President & CEO Cresleigh Bancorp
"Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect."
"Marketing is creating conditions by which others decide on their own that they want what you've got."
Burt Dubin, professional speaker & friend
"Skip the planning phase and your project just might skip into oblivion."
Bruce Nash & Allan Zullo, The Misfortune 500
"Dreams come a size too big so that we can grow into them."
"I resist the labels 'old rules' and 'new rules'. There are fundamentals and there's innovation. Fundamentals are like natural laws"
Jay Walker, founder Priceline.com
"We try to get an audience to take some sort of action. Choose this brand. Support this merger. Go to this event. Ultimately, marketing is all about getting people to make a choice."
Rick Silver, Chernoff/Silver & Associates
"The challenge is always remembering to talk in the customer's footsteps, not our own."
Arthur Blank, co-founder Home Depot
"The man who makes no mistakes does not usually make anything."
"Problems are the price of progress. Don't bring me anything but trouble. Good news weakens me."
"Don't find a fault; find a remedy."
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