Saturday, October 24, 2009

None of us knows when we will die but any one of us, if we wish, may select our own epitaph. ~@JohnCMaxwell
Difficulty is the excuse history never accepts. ~Edward R. Murrow
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar. ~Helen Keller
You shouldn't gloat about anything you've done; you ought to keep going and try to find something better to do. ~David Packard

Friday, October 23, 2009

Significant leaders know the way, go the way and show the way. ~@JohnCMaxwell
You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips. ~Oliver Goldsmith
Ppl are like stained-glass windows. In darkness, true beauty is revealed only when there is light from within. ~Elizabeth Kubler-Ross
People have more options than they think they do. ~Bob McDonald
I am a self-made man but I think if I had to do it over again, I would call in someone else. ~Rolland Young

Thursday, October 22, 2009

You cannot buy enthusiasm, loyalty, devotion of hearts, minds or souls. You must earn these. ~Clarence Francis
No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history. ~William Hazlitt
We should not only use all the brains we have but all that we can borrow. ~Woodrow Wilson

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

A significant vision is a picture of the future that produces passion in people. ~@JohnCMaxwell
If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed just one. ~Mother Theresa
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless. ~Mother Theresa
If you risk nothing then you risk everything. ~Geena Davis
A peacefulness follows any decision, even the wrong one. ~Rita Mae Brown
TALK about purpose and people will listen but to get them to follow you must ACT with purpose. ~Lorin Woolfe

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

There is something more powerful than anybody -- and that is everybody. ~Eddy Rickenbacker
Without justice, courage is weak. ~Benjamin Franklin
Know thyself. ~Socrates
Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought. ~Henri Bergson
Had an awesome discussion (no 140-characters allowed) w/ @winewoman yesterday! Did y'all know she rocks!!!??? you knew that, #RVA
If you make it to the top alone, then you didn't climb a very high hill. ~@JohnCMaxwell

Monday, October 19, 2009

Those closest to you will stretch your vision or choke your dreams. ~@JohnCMaxwell
What do we live for if it is not to make life less difficult for each other? ~George Eliot
Every new day begins with possibilities. It's up to us to fill it with the things that move us toward progress & peace. ~Ronald Reagan
Men can starve from a lack of self-realization as much as they can from a lack of bread. ~Richard Wright
My parents always told me I could do anything but never told me how long it would take. ~Rita Rudner
If you don't take control of your life, don't complain when others do. ~Beth Mende Conny
There are no problems we cannot solve together and very few that we can solve by ourselves. ~Lyndon Baines Johnson

Sunday, October 18, 2009

A team is two or more people w/ two things in common: a shared goal and good communication. ~Chuck Bowman
Greatness knows itself. ~ William Shakespeare, Henry IV, Part I
Not the cry, but the flight, of the wild duck leads the flock to fly and follow. ~Chinese proverb
Facing it -- always facing it -- that's the way to get through it. Face your Fear! ~Joseph Conrad
To do great things, you need to create an environment for your team where change is encouraged. ~@JohnCMaxwell