Quotes to Consider

We've run across some great quotations. Some are inspiring. Some are humorous. Some are simply food for thought. Do you have a favorite quote to add to our list? Contact Us with your favorites.

  • Love what you do.

    — Richard Foos, founder, Rhino Records

  • Stop talking about it and start doing it!

    — Julie Wainwright, CEO, pets.com

  • Bureaucracy is a state of mind, and it's remarkable how quickly that state of mind can be created.

    — Lou Dobbs, CNN Moneyline Anchor

  • Good people are in short supply. No matter who you are or where you work, you need to pay more attention to employee motivation and human relations.

    — Esther Dyson, Edventure Holdings

  • Life isn't fair. The reality is that people everywhere have hard choices to make.

    — Joyce Podziba, Harvard Law School

  • Time is precious. You can't get back the time you wasted yesterday.

    — Timothy Fong, Founder, lassobucks.com

  • Establishing good working relationships can help us secure the cooperation of the people we need to accomplish our tasks. If we delay building good relationships until we really need them, it will be too late.

    — Lois Frankel, Corporate Coaching Int'l

  • Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.

    — Theodore Roosevelt

  • One's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its' original dimensions.

    — Oliver Wendell Holmes

  • Life's hard. But it's harder if you're stupid.

    — John Wayne - The Sands of Iwo Jima

  • Nobody cares how much you know until they know how much you care.

    — Theodore Roosevelt

  • We are all entitled to our own opinions but not our own facts.

    — D. P. Moynihan

  • No one can defeat us unless we first defeat ourselves.

    — Dwight Eisenhower

  • How you win is as important as whether you win.

    — Kay Yow

  • If you treat your employees like they have no brains, they tend to leave theirs at home.

    — Paul Knudstrup

  • Energy and persistence conquer all things.

    — Benjamin Franklin

  • Everyone has an opportunity to be great because everyone has an opportunity to serve

    — Martin Luther King Jr.

  • I believe that it’s not about me. I believe it’s very much about the team. I believe that my associates can work anywhere they want, and my job is to re-recruit them every day and give them a reason to choose to work for us and for me as opposed to anybody else.

    — Linda Heasley, President & CEO, The Limited