Quotations with Direction
"We have no dive right to survive. There's an old Chinese saying; Today a rooster, tomorrow a feather duster."
Sir John Bond's
"You cannot succeed by yourself. It's hard to find a rich hermit."
"Advertising is what you do when you can't go to see somebody. That's all it is."
"To do great work a man must be very idle as well as very industrious."
Samuel Butler, writer
"Reasonable people adapt themselves to the world. Unreasonable people attempt to adapt the world to themselves. All progress, therefore, depends on unreasonable people."
George Bernard Shaw
"Getting ideas is like shaving; if you don't do it every day, you're a bum."
"The only way things change is when people are willing to take risk."
Stacy Palmer in The Chronicle of Philanthropy
"The greatest risk is not taking one."
From an AIG advertisement
"There are no foolish questions and no man becomes a fool until he has stopped asking questions."
"Mass production will have to become mass customization. It isn't about companies ... it's about customers."
"Who in hell ever did anything great by getting it right the first time? ... when you're trying to create products for the future you're going to make mistakes."
John Taylor, General Motors
"It's easy to forget the difference between business and "busyness."
from a Fast Company article
"Everybody gets so much information all day long that they lose their common sense."
Gertrude Stein, said early in 20th Century
"Advertising gets in between buyer and seller because if offers big advantages to both."
"We need to start from the cold-blooded premise that almost everyone is a genius - not that almost everyone is worthless."
John Taylor Gatto
"You can work or you can meet - you can't do both."
"Sometimes the only way to see the path is to get off the path."
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