Quotations with Direction
"Reinforcing old beliefs can be just as valuable as learning new skills. What good is it to learn if we don't use what we have learned?"
Tim Connor, speaker
"A good listener is not only popular everywhere, but after a while he gets to know something."
"Things will get better -- despite our efforts to improve them."
"I was gratified to be able to answer promptly. I said, 'I don't know.'"
"You are what you are by what you believe."
"There are no hopeless situations. There are only people who have grown hopeless about them."
Clare Booth Luce
"If you have always done it that way, it is probably wrong."
"Never base your budget requests on realistic assumptions, as this could lead to a decrease in your funding."
"Progress might have been all right once, but it has gone on too long."
"Starting from somewhere is better than starting from nowhere. You don't have to go as far to get somewhere else."
Bill Blinn, marketing guru, Web genius, friend
"When you take charge of your life you'll never have to ask permission of others."
Ron Sweet/Nancy McDonaldin SuccessTips online
"The most important lesson you can learn from winning is that you can."
"The human body was designed to walk, run or stop: it wasn't built for coasting."
"Good habits are just as hard to break as bad ones."
Colleen Mariah Rae in Movies in the Mind
"If I give you my idea and you give me yours, then we each have two ideas, and together we have four."
Gerard I. Nierenberg
"The real technology -- behind all our other technologies -- is language. It actually creates the world our consciousness lives in."
Andrei Codrescu, author, radio commentator
"Unless you devote an enormous amount of time to anticipating the future, you won't have any future."
Ron Chernow, historian & author
"Shallow people believe in luck. Strong people believe in cause and effect."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"If I had to live my life over again I'd dare to make more mistakes next time."
"We can't wait for the storm to blow over. We've got to learn to work in the rain."
Pete Silas, Chair, Phillips Petroleum
"Never confuse movement with action."
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