|"Never tell people how
to do things. Tell them what to do and they
will surprise you with their ingenuity."
-- George S. Patton(1885-1945), American military
"One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary
men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary
-- Elbert Hubbard
"The dictionary is the
only place where success comes before work."
-- Arthur Brisbane, American journalist (1864-1910)
"I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday."
"Look at everything as though you were
seeing it either for the first or the last time.
Then your time on earth will be filled with
"Continue to be yourself because in the
end that's what people will remember about you."
"Everyone thinks of
changing the world, but no one thinks of changing
--- Leo Tolstoy
"Life is all memory, except for the one
present moment that goes by so quick you hardly
catch it going."
--- Tennessee Williams
"Some of the world's greatest
feats were accomplished by people not smart
enough to know they were impossible."
"WORK...Nothing worthwhile comes easily.
Half effort does not produce half results, it
produces no results. Work, continuous work and
hard work, it the only way to accomplish results
--- Hamilton Holt
"I'd rather be a failure at something
I love than a success at something I hate."
--- George Burns
"Your attitude shall
determine your altitude."
"The superior man is
modest in his speech, but excels in his actions."
"We must open the doors of opportunity.
But we must also equip our people to walk through
"I am a great believer in luck, and I
find the harder I work, the more I have of it."
--- Thomas Jefferson
"The greater the challenge, the greater
--- Lorrin L. Lee
-- Lyndon B. Johnson
"Take away my people, but leave
my factories, and soon grass will grow on the factory
floors. Take away my factories, but leave my people,
and soon we will have a new and better factory."
-- Andrew Carnegie
"We are drowning in information
but starved for knowledge."
-- John Naisbitt
Success: We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the
Risk: You cannot discover
new oceans unless you have the courage to lose sight
of the shore.
Imagination: A mind stretched
by new ideas never regains its original dimensions.
Opportunity: You'll always
miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
Effort: Life does not require
us to be the biggest or the best. It only asks that
Teamwork: There is no exercise
better for the heart than reaching out and lifting
Excellence: Some succeed
because they are destined to. Others succeed because
they are determined to. (which are you?)
Attitude: If it is to be,
it is up to me.
Teamwork: Teamwork is the
fuel that allows common people to achieve uncommon
Courage: In the end the
only people who fail are those who do not try.
"A true measure of your worth includes all
the benefits others have gained from your success."
--- Cullen Hightower
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"The road to happiness lies in two simple
principles: find what it is that interests you and
that you can do well, and when you find it, put
your whole soul into it ---every bit of energy and
ambition and natural ability you have."
--- John D. Rockefeller III
"When written in Chinese, the word "crisis"
is composed of two characters.One represents danger,
and the other represents opportunity."
--- John F. Kennedy