Quotations with Direction
"Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind."
"Slang is a language that rolls up its sleeves, spits on its hands and goes to work."
"The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook."
"Growth demands a temporary surrender of security."
Gail Sheehy in Passages
"If you have but one wish let it be for an idea."
"If you're going to create, create a lot."
"Some of the world's greatest feats were accomplished by people not smart enough to know they were impossible."
"It is only with the heart that one can see rightly. What is essential is invisible to the eye."
Antoine de Saint-Exupery, pilot
"One lie does not cost one truth, but the truth."
Friedrich Hebbel, German dramatist
"When you are prepared you're always in the right place at the right time."
Ron Sweet and Nancy McDonald in SuccessTips on-line newsletter
"If it's popular it isn't wisdom. Wisdom involves seeing beyond what is popular."
Harvey Mackay in Pushing The Envelope
"You aren't likely to hit your target if you don't know what it is."
James Martin, Jr.
"It's easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them."
Alfred Adler, psychologist
"Expedients are for the hour: principles for the ages."
H. W. Beecher
"Anyone who conducts an argument by appealing to authority is not using his intelligence: he is just using his memory."
Leonardo Da Vinci
"Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimension."
Oliver Wendell Holmes
"The future is not something you travel to. The future is something you build."
Klaus Goez, Fortress Europe
"Nobody who ever gave his best regretted it."
Ken Kellerhals, Bissinger Chocolates
"There's no getting around it: we have to make decisions faster because our customers are making decisions faster."
Alan Naumann, President/CEO, CALICO Technologies, Inc.
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