Category Archives: Quotes

How do you approach life?

Beware of the barrenness of a busy life. – Socrates

A man who dares waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life – Charles Darwin

Life is what happens while you are busy making plans. – John Lennon

Only a life lived for others is a life worth living. – Albert Einstein

Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced – Soren Kierkegaard

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“For the past 33 years, I have looked in the mirror every morning and asked myself: ‘If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today?’ And whenever the answer has been ‘No’ for too many days in a row, I know I need to change something.” – Steve Jobs

“Change is the law of life. And those who look to the past and present are certain to miss the future.” – John F. Kennedy

“Things do not change; we change.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” George Bernard Shaw

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals. – Henry David Thoreau

Look well to this day. Yesterday is but a dream and tomorrow is only a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well therefore to this day. – Francis Gray

Some Quotes to Live By

“No is always a door-closing word; Yes is a door-opening word.” – Thomas Dreier

Adaptability is about the powerful difference between adapting to cope and adapting to win. –Max McKeown

“Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, ‘make me feel important.’ Never forget this message when working with people.” – Mary Kay Ash

The art of life is a constant readjustment to our surroundings. –Kakuzo Okakaura

“In every success story, you will find someone who has made a courageous decision.” – Peter F. Drucker

Adaptability is not imitation. It means power of resistance and assimilation. –Mahatma Gandhi

You can’t build an adaptable organization without adaptable people–and individuals change only when they have to, or when they want to. –Gary Hamel

“A man’s success in business today turns upon his power of getting people to believe he has something they want.” – Gerland Stanley

People will try to tell you that all the great opportunities have been snapped up. In reality, the world changes every second, blowing new opportunities in all directions, including yours.–Ken Hakuta

“My best advice to entrepreneurs is this; forget about making mistakes, just do it.” – Ajaero Tony Martins

Learn to adjust yourself to the conditions you have to endure, but make a point of trying to alter or correct conditions so that they are most favorable to you. –William Frederick Book

“Get mocked at for as much as you can, fail as much as you can but don’t quit. Let every mockery, every failure, be a source of inspiration for you to reach for greatness and that greatness will silence your critics.” – Ajaero Tony Martins

All fixed set patterns are incapable of adaptability or pliability. The truth is outside of all fixed patterns. –Bruce Lee

“Failure is just a resting place. It is an opportunity to begin again more intelligently.” – Henry Ford

A wise man adapts himself to circumstances, as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it. –Chinese Proverb


 

Now that you understand what some of the greatest people have said about failure and learning from new ideas. You can listen to this about How to Get Rich by Donald Trump

Impossibility

Impossible isn’t something that can’t be done.

It’s just something that hasn’t been done before.

ZAG