Quotations with Direction
"The road to success is always under construction."
Arnold Palmer, pro golfer
"Mistakes are a fact of life. It is the response to the error that counts."
Nikki Giovanni, writer
"There are moments when everything goes well. Don't be frightened ... it won't last!"
Jules Renard, writer
"Don't compromise yourself. You're all you've got."
Janis Joplin, singer (who, sadly, failed to follow her own advice)
"'If I put my product in a new place I will sell more of it' is a flawed premise. The old theory only works when the product creates a need-satisfying experience and the company communicates the promise clearly to the people who have that need."
Pam Murtaugh, President, Murtaugh/Match Associates
"The wit was not wrong who defined education this way: Education is that which remains if one has forgotten everything he learned in school."
"You're less likely to lose too often than to quit too soon."
"There is no security in this life, only opportunity."
General Douglas Arthur
"The hardest job of all is trying to look busy when you're not."
"Originality does not consist in saying what no one has ever said before, but in saying exactly what you think yourself."
James Stephens, writer
"We don't see things as they are. We see things as we are."
Anais Nin, writer
"For results, resources must go to opportunities, not problems."
Peter Drucker, Managing for Results
"We write our own destiny; we become what we do."
Mme. Chiang Kai-Shek
"A man becomes the creature of his uniform."
"If you don't know where you're going, when you get there you'll be lost."
Yogi Berra, baseball great
"Dying is no big deal. The least of us can manage that. Living is the trick."
"Things only happen to others until they happen to us."
"Habit is sort of second nature."
"Custom looks to things past, fashion to things present. Both are blind as to things to come."
Charles C. Colton
"The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken."
"Features appeal to logic. Benefits appeal to emotion. Emotion outsells logic."
John Romero, Secrets of Casino Marketing
"The most important lesson you can learn from winning is that you can."
"The most important thing about having goals is having one."
Geoffrey F. Abert
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