Weekend Quotes


Hey! I know this is late in the weekend for an edition of “Weekend Quotes” so maybe you can use these to motivate yourself for the coming week.

Hunt Greene on Possibilities: “Everything is always impossible before it works. That’s what entrepreneurs are all about – doing what people have told them is impossible.”?

John D. Rockefeller on Perseverance: “I do not think that there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything; even nature.”

Socrates on Reputation: “The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.”

Steve Jobs on Quality: “Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t use to an environment where excellence is expected.”

T.S. Elliot on Taking Chances: “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go.”

John Locke on Application: “Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.”

Mark Twain on Attitude: “There is no sadder sight than a young pessimist.”

Bob Richards on Achievement: “Ingenuity plus courage, plus work equals miracles.”

Carl Buechner on Communication: “They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel.”

Tom Landry on Leadership: “Leadership is a matter of having people look at you and gain confidence in seeing how you react. If you’re in control, they’re in control.”

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7 thoughts on “Weekend Quotes

  1. Amen, Carl Buechner. I actually think of this quote when I’m about to say something mean to my friends. But then I say it anyway.

  2. Mark Twain is always good … “It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog.”

  3. Yes these quotes are great! Here is one from me:
    “Knowledge grows when shared.” – Bhartrihari (c 450-510)

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