Quotes

“The problem is not the problem. The problem is your attitude about the problem.”

Jul 19 2018

Captain Jack Sparrow is a fictional character in the Pirates of the Caribbean film series. The character was created by screenwriters Ted Elliott and Terry Rossio, and is portrayed by Johnny Depp.

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“At the most basic level, it’s important to understand that most people buy for one of two reasons — they buy to move closer to pleasure or to move further away from pain.”

Jul 14 2018

Cole Schafer is a writer, marketer & thinker.

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“Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body and prayer is to the soul. We become the books we read.”

Jul 13 2018

- Matthew Kelly is a motivational speaker, author, business consultant, and founder of Dynamic Catholic.

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“The moment you accept responsibility for everything in your life is the moment you gain the power to change anything in your life.”

Jul 11 2018

Hal Elrod is one of the highest rated keynote speakers in America, and an author of one of the highest rated, best-selling books in the world, The Miracle Morning—which has been translated into 27 languages.

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“How you do anything is how you do everything.”

Jul 8 2018

...is actually a title of a book by Cheri Huber, an American meditation teacher in the Sōtō School of Zen Buddhism tradition.

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“The story of the human race is the story of men and women selling themselves short.”

Jul 6 2018

Abraham Harold Maslow was an American psychologist who was best known for creating Maslow's hierarchy of needs, a theory of psychological health predicated on fulfilling innate human needs in priority, culminating in self-actualization..

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“Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.”

Jul 2 2018

Solomon Naumovich Rabinovich, better known under his pen name Sholem Aleichem, was a leading Yiddish author and playwright. The musical based on his stories about Tevye the Dairyman, was the first commercially successful English-language stage production about Jewish life in Eastern Europe. The Hebrew phrase "shalom aleichem" literally means "peace be upon you", and is a greeting in traditional Hebrew and Yiddish.

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“Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.”

Jun 27 2018

Eleanor Roosevelt was the longest-serving First Lady of the United States, holding the post from 1933 to 1945 during her husband Franklin D. Roosevelt's four terms in office.

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“The best ideas come as jokes. Make your thinking as funny as possible.”

Jun 17 2018

David Ogilvy David Mackenzie Ogilvy was an advertising tycoon, founder of Ogilvy & Mather, and known as the father of advertising.

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“Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didnt.”

Jun 14 2018

Erica Jong is an American novelist, satirist, and poet, known particularly for her 1973 novel Fear of Flying.

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“If you aren’t proud of your idea and believe in your plans, why should anybody else?”

Jun 8 2018

Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson is an English business magnate, investor and philanthropist. He founded the Virgin Group, which controls more than 400 companies. Branson expressed his desire to become an entrepreneur at a young age.

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“You must have long-range goals to keep you from being frustrated by short-range failures.”

May 31 2018

Charles "Chuck" Noble (May 18, 1916 – August 16, 2003) was an American Major General and engineer who worked on the Manhattan Project, led construction in Nuremberg after World War II, developed the early American Intercontinental ballistic missile program, was the chief Engineer in the Vietnam War, and made the controversial yet successful decision to open Morganza Spillway in Louisiana for the first time to relieve pressure upstream and save New Orleans during 1973 Mississippi Flood.

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“The key to happiness is having dreams. The key to success is making your dreams come true.”

Mar 15 2018

– Anonymous

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“If it doesn't sell, it isn't creative.”

Mar 11 2018

David Ogilvy David Mackenzie Ogilvy was an advertising tycoon, founder of Ogilvy & Mather, and known as the father of advertising.

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“There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.”

Sep 1 2016

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare was an English poet, playwright, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.

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“Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men's blood and probably themselves will not be realized.”

Aug 2 2015

Daniel Hudson Burnham , FAIA (September 4, 1846 – June 1, 1912) was an American architect and urban designer. Burnham took a leading role in the creation of master plans for the development of a number of cities, including Chicago, Manila and downtown Washington, D.C.

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“Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime”

Jun 11 2014

– This saying was coined by Anne Isabella Thackeray Ritchie (1837–1919) in her novel, Mrs. Dymond (1885)

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“Happiness is not a goal...it's a by-product of a life well lived.”

Apr 16 2014

Eleanor Roosevelt; she was the longest-serving First Lady of the United States, holding the post from 1933 to 1945 during her husband Franklin D. Roosevelt's four terms in office.

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“He who knows all the answers has not been asked all the questions.”

Feb 6 2014

Confucius, was a Chinese teacher, editor, politician, and philosopher of the Spring and Autumn Period of Chinese history. The philosophy of Confucius emphasized personal and governmental morality, correctness of social relationships, justice and sincerity.

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“It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.”

Feb 4 2014

Lou Holtz, is a retired American football coach, and active sportscaster, author, and motivational speaker.

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“The good thing about science is that it's true whether or not you believe in it.”

Jan 30 2014

Neil deGrasse Tyson, is an American astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, and science communicator.

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“Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”

Jan 27 2014

George Bernard Shaw, an Irish playwright and a co-founder of the London School of Economics.

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“The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.”

Jan 9 2014

Isaac Asimov, was an American author and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, best known for his works of science fiction and for his popular science books.

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“If a book about failures doesn't sell, is it a success?”

Jan 7 2014

Jerry Seinfeld, is an American comedian, actor, writer, and television/film producer, best known for playing a semi-fictional version of himself in the sitcom Seinfeld (1989–1998), which he co-created and co-wrote with Larry David.

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“And in the end it is not the years in your life that count, it's the life in your years.”

Jan 3 2014

Abraham Lincoln, was the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. He also led America through the devastating Civil war.

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“That's why they call it the American Dream, because you have to be asleep to believe it.”

Dec 26 2013

George Carlin, was an American stand-up comedian, social critic, satirist, actor, and writer/author who won five Grammy Awards for his comedy albums.

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“If I had a flower for every time I thought of you... I could walk through my garden forever.”

Dec 17 2013

Alfred Tennyson, was Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland during much of Queen Victoria's reign and remains one of the most popular British poets.

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“If you're too open-minded; your brains will fall out.”

Dec 10 2013

Lawrence Ferlinghetti, an American poet, painter, liberal activist. Best known for A Coney Island of the Mind (1958), a collection of poems that has been translated into nine languages, with sales of over one million copies.

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“It is never too late to be what you might have been.”

Dec 5 2013

Mary Anne, known by her pen name George Eliot, was an English novelist, journalist, and translator and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era.

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“Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.”

Nov 14 2013

Aristotle, was a Greek philosopher and polymath, a student of Plato and teacher of Alexander the Great. Together with Plato, Aristotle is one of the most important founding figures in Western philosophy.

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