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Karl Albrecht

"If the frontline people do count, you couldn’t prove it by examining the reward systems in most organizations."


Mac Anderson

"What 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."


Scott Beare
“Visualize yourself accomplishing the task at hand.”


Karen Casey

“We each must make our own journey.”

Todd Duncan

“The more involved clients are the more loyal they become.”

Albert Einstein

"All that is valuable in human society depends on the opportunity for development accorded the individual."


Dwight D. Eisenhower

"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."


Tryon Edwards

"True humility is not an abject, groveling, self-despising spirit; it is but a right estimate of ourselves as God sees us."


Russell H. Ewing

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.


Victor Frankl

“In times of crisis, people reach for meaning. Meaning is strength. Our survival may depend on our seeking and finding it.”


Benjamin Franklin

"Tell me and I forget; teach me and I may remember; involve me and I learn."


Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Knowing is not enough; we must apply.  Willing is not enough; we must do."


Lee Iacocca

"Motivation is 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 people."


Barbara Knight

"A school is a building with four walls and tomorrow inside."


Johann K. Lavater

"He who has not forgiven an enemy has not yet tasted one of the most sublime enjoyments of life."


Vince Lombardi

"There's only one way to succeed in anything, and that is to give everything."


Jacob Needleman

“The soul's answer to the problem of time is the experience of timeless being. There is no other answer.”


Christopher Novak

“Optimism is a crucial choice we make in establishing expectations for ourselves and others as we begin to move forward through adversity.”

Kate Nowak

“Become a hunter of blessings, actively seeking them out in every experience and person you encounter.”

James Cash (J.C.) Penney

“Golden Rule principles are just as necessary for operating a business profitably as are trucks, typewriters, or twine.”

Mary Anne Radmacher

“Celebration wears a lot of different outfits but always wears the same old, beautiful dancing shoes.”


Jules Renard

"Laziness is nothing but resting before you get tired."


Antoine de Saint-Exupery

"As for the future, your task is not to foresee it, but to enable it."


David Joseph Schwartz

"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."


Albert Schweitzer

"Aim for service and success will follow."


Mark Twain

"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 angelship."


Marcia Wieder

“Understand your purpose in life by feeling your heart's desires.”


William Butler Yeats

"Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire."


Zig Ziglar

"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."


“A quiet conscience sleeps in thunder.” (English Proverb)



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Lee Holliday, CEBS, SPHR, DTM