Saturday, October 17, 2009

You can have a vision to do something significant, but if nobody buys into it, you don't have anything. ~@JohnCMaxwell
He who hesitates is last. ~Mae West
Moral courage is a rarer commodity than bravery in battle or great intelligence. ~Robert F. Kennedy
It is at night that faith in light is admirable. ~Edmond Rostand
If you're never scared or embarrassed or hurt, it means you never take any chances. ~Julia Sorel
Choices cause a mighty vibration which in effect brings back to us more of what we give out. ~Iyanla Vanzant
Hey, @bharward, you might like this "odds" Twitter & blog (if you aren't already familiar with it)
Most people are too insecure to give anything away. ~Kevin Myers

Friday, October 16, 2009

I know God will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish that He didn't trust me so much. ~Mother Theresa
POPULAR TWEET: Personal Branding - why is it so important?
There is plenty of courage among us for the abstract, but not for the concrete. ~Helen Keller
High expectations are the key to everything. ~Sam Walton
Let him that would move the world, first move himself. ~Socrates
Everybody can be great because anybody can serve?you only need a heart full of grace, a soul generated by love. ~MLK, Jr.
#followfriday #RVA @fastcoach (THE BEST life/biz coach) @winewoman (gr8 ideas) @childfund (rock'n non-profit) @HNathanT (in UofR MBA)
#followfriday #RVA @amarichmond (great events) @bedtimestories (awesome author) @homeinsteadrva @teresasteinfatt (both on TV this week)

Thursday, October 15, 2009

#followfriday #RVA @fastcoach (THE BEST life/biz coach) @winewoman (gr8 ideas) @childfund (rock'n non-profit) @HNathanT (in UofR MBA)
You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you. ~John Bunyan
The test of any man lies in action. ~Pindar
Bravery never goes out of fashion. ~William M. Thackeray
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it. ~Woodrow Wilson
The quality of R life isn't determined by what we encounter in a lifetime. It is determined by how we encounter life. ~Stephen R. Covey
Within the realm of choicelessness, we DO choose how we live. ~Joseph Epstein
Most ppl feel best about themselves when they give their best to something greater than themselves. ~@JohnCMaxwell
Heading to @amarichmond luncheon today, with meetings before and after! Who else is going to be there?

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

He who waits to do a great deal of good at once will never do anything. ~Samuel Johnson
Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. ~Albert Einstein
We exist temporarily through wat we take but we live forever through what we give. ~Douglas M. Lawson

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

The only GIFT is a portion of thyself. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
The worth of every conviction consists precisely in the steadfastness with which it is held. ~Jane Adams
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. ~Eleanor Roosevelt
There aren't any great men. There R just great challenges that ordinary men R forced by circumstances 2 meet. ~Adm. William Halsey
We can't escape the nature of things. Like it or not - realize it or not - principles and conscience are within us. ~Stephen R. Covey
watching @homeinsteadrva and @teresasteinfatt on @cbs6 right now! #rva
watching Capt Sullenberger on @today show - new book - Highest Duty
We cannot hold a torch to light another's path without brightening our own. ~Ben Sweetland

Monday, October 12, 2009

All getting separates you from others; all giving unites to others. ~St. Francis of Assisi
WSJ: The End of the Email Era - Why email no longer rules and what that means for the way we communicate.
It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit. ~Harry S. Truman
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course. ~Michelangelo
We do not admire a man of timid peace. ~Theodore Roosevelt
eWeek story: Facebook Sees Nearly 200% Visit Boost, While Twitter Traffic Also Soars
No man becomes rich unless he enriches others. ~Andrew Carnegie

Sunday, October 11, 2009

NEW on the Traction Group Blog: Personal Branding - Why is it so important?
We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. ~Winston Churchill
Hey, @gailkingsbury & @bedtimestories, this is an interesting group of Speakers for BizTechDay conference
Democracy is based upon the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people. ~Harry Emerson Fosdick
Be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them. ~William Shakespeare
If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants. ~Isaac Newton
Find what you love. Do it because you love it. Stick with it. Start now. ~Barbara Sher
Do you have your own set of happy words? ~Stephen R. Covey
What we have done for ourselves alone dies w/ us. What we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal. ~Albert Pike