"If the frontline
people do count, you couldn’t prove it by examining the reward systems in most organizations."
happens when you believe something with all your heart? Belief fuels enthusiasm, and determined enthusiasm explodes into passion.
It fires our souls and lifts our spirits."
“Visualize yourself accomplishing the task at hand.”
must make our own journey.”
involved clients are the more loyal they become.”
"All that is
valuable in human society depends on the opportunity for development accorded the individual."
"In order to
be a leader, a man must have followers. And to have followers, a man must have their confidence. Hence, the supreme quality
for a leader is unquestionable integrity. Without it, no real success is possible."
is not an abject, groveling, self-despising spirit; it is but a right estimate of ourselves as God sees us."
A boss creates
fear, a leader confidence.
A boss fixes blame, a leader corrects mistakes.
A boss knows
all, a leader asks questions.
A boss makes
work drudgery, a leader makes it interesting.
A boss is interested
in himself or herself, a leader is interested in the group.
of crisis, people reach for meaning. Meaning is strength. Our survival may depend on our seeking and finding it.”
"Tell me and
I forget; teach me and I may remember; involve me and I learn."
"Knowing is not
enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do."
everything. You can do the work of two people, but you can’t be two people. Instead you have to inspire the next guy down the line and get him to inspire his
"A school is
a building with four walls and tomorrow inside."
"He who has not
forgiven an enemy has not yet tasted one of the most sublime enjoyments of life."
one way to succeed in anything, and that is to give everything."
answer to the problem of time is the experience of timeless being. There is no other answer.”
is a crucial choice we make in establishing expectations for ourselves and others as we begin to move forward through adversity.”
a hunter of blessings, actively seeking them out in every experience and person you encounter.”
James Cash (J.C.) Penney
Rule principles are just as necessary for operating a business profitably as are trucks, typewriters, or twine.”
Mary Anne Radmacher
wears a lot of different outfits but always wears the same old, beautiful dancing shoes.”
nothing but resting before you get tired."
"As for the future,
your task is not to foresee it, but to enable it."
"Here is the
basic rule for winning success. The rule is:
The only hurdle between you and what you want to be is the support of other people."
"Aim for service
and success will follow."
"There is nothing
that training cannot do. Nothing is above its reach. It can turn bad morals to good; it can destroy bad principles and recreate good ones; it can lift men to
your purpose in life by feeling your heart's desires.”
not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire."
"The most practical,
beautiful, workable philosophy in the world won't work - if you won't."
"Any fool can
criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do!"
"Anyone who uses
the phrase 'easy as taking candy from a baby' has never tried taking candy from a baby."
"The right people,
in the right places, doing the right things, in the right way, at the right time."
"Do the best
you can with what you have and where you are."
"A laugh is a
smile that bursts."
conscience sleeps in thunder.” (English Proverb)