Power made me a coat. For a long time I kept it in the back of my closet. I didn’t like to wear it much but I always took good care of it. When I first started wearing it again, it smelled like mothballs. As I wore it more, it started fitting better, and stopped smelling like mothballs.
I was afraid if I wore the coat … [ Read more ]
Content: Quotation | Author: J. Ruth Gendler | Source: Hold this Thought | Subjects: Personal Development, Power / Authority
Between stimulus and response, there is a space. In that space lies our freedom and power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our happiness.
Content: Quotation | Author: Stephen R. Covey | Source: Hold this Thought | Subjects: Organizational Behavior, Personality / Behavior
The best work is not the work that takes the most sacrifices. It’s the work in which you can best succeed.
Content: Quotation | Author: Jean-Paul Sartre | Source: Hold this Thought | Subject: Work
It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, and comes short again and again, because there is no … [ Read more ]
Content: Quotation | Author: Theodore Roosevelt | Sources: History as Literature, Hold this Thought | Subjects: Achievement, Action, Leadership, Success / Failure