Quotations with Direction
"Praise reinforces what you know; criticism forces you to learn more. "
Harriet Rubin, writer
"There are no mistakes, no coincidences. All events are blessings given to us to learn from."
"A man on a mission is far different from a drone on a deadline."
Rheta Grimsley Johnson
"Almost anything you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it."
"One must not hold oneself so divine as to be unwilling occasionally to make improvements in one's creations.'
Ludwig Van Beethoven
"All human wisdom is summed up in two words: Wait and hope.
"Sure, we're under more scrutiny from clients, but accountability means credibility."
Shelly Lazarus, Chair & CEO of Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide
"To not take a risk is to be risk being ignored."
Drew Neisser, President Renegade Marketing Group
"Creativity can solve almost any problem. The creative act, the defeat of habit by originality, overcomes everything."
George Lois, Advertising Executive
"All men who have achieved great things have been great dreamers."
Orison Swett Marden
"Genuine listening ability is one of the few true forms of competitive advantage."
Feargal Quinn, Chair Superquinn
"If you're coasting, you're going downhill."
"For some life lasts a short while, but the memories it holds last forever."
"Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to continually be part of unanimity."
Christopher Morley, Author
"Honest criticism is hard to take, particularly from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance or a stranger."
"I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I intended to be."
"The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it."
"If you don't have time to practice, then you don't have time to be good, and clients probably won't have time to buy from you."
Joey Asher, President Chambers & Asher Speechworks
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