I like this quote from author and speaker, Rabbi Harold Kushner, “Our souls are not hungry for fame, comfort, wealth, or power. Those rewards create almost as many problems as they solve. Our souls are hungry for meaning, for the sense that we have figured out how to live so that our lives matter, soContinue reading “Quote: A World That is a Little Different”
Seem reckless, but be prepared. Act crazy, but do your homework. – Peter Barton
“In today’s fast-change world, it’s not so much what you know anymore that counts, because often what you know is old. It is how fast you learn.” – Robert Kiyosaki, Rich Dad, Poor Dad
Nothing is more important to my success than controlling my schedule. I’m most creative from five to nine A.M. If I had a boss or co-workers, they would ruin my best hours one way or another.
Entrepreneurs are dreamers who do, and I think that is what sets them apart. Simple desire, or some catalytic event, puts them on this journey of tremendous work that requires commitment, stubbornness, perseverance, and the ability to live within paradoxes.” – Judith Cone of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.
“A man can fail many times, but he isn’t a failure until he begins to blame somebody else.”
“You can’t get second things by putting them first; you can get second things only by putting first things first.” From essay, “First And Second Things”
“Most people have the will to win, few have the will to prepare to win.” Yes, while everyone cuts themselves slack, you can be busy working, preparing and growing. What are you doing with your time? Expect to reap what you sow.
It’s great to get a kind word. My business partner, Jeff Payne, is always a thoughtful and caring guy. He gave me some of my favorite snacks along with this really cool card with Emerson’s quote: To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; toContinue reading “Ralph Waldo Emerson Quote”
“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”