Quotes

If you get into business solely to make money, you won’t. If you try to make a real difference, you’ll find success – Richard Branson

 

And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years – Abraham Lincoln (1809 – 1865) US President, Lawyer

 

Pablo PicassoIn Paris, there was a woman strolling along a street, when she spotted Picasso sketching near a sidewalk cafe. Not so thrilled that she could not be slightly presumptuous, the woman asked Picasso if he might sketch her, and charge accordingly. Picasso obliged. In just minutes, there she was: an original Picasso. And what do I owe you?’ she asked. ‘Five thousand francs,’ he answered. ‘But it only took you three minutes,’ she politely reminded him. ‘No,’ Picasso said, ‘It took me all my life.

 

If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the seaAntoine de Saint Exupéry (Author Of The Little Prince) 

 

I do not regard advertising as entertainment or art David Ogilbyform, but as a medium of information. When I write an advertisement, I don’t want you to tell me that you find it ‘creative.’ I want you to find it so interesting that you buy the product. When Aeschines spoke, they said, ‘How well he speaks.’ But when Demosthenes spoke, they said, ‘Let us march against Philip.’ David Ogilvy

 

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of God. Your playing small does not serve the world. There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won’t feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It’s not just in some of us; it’s in everyone. And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others. – Marianne Williamson

 

Every tomorrow is every today’s future. The tomorrow that you do not plan for, is your future being planned by others. Nael Gharzeddine

 

A sale is made on every call you make. Either you sell the client something, or he sells you a reason why he can’t buy. Either way a sale is made. The only question is who is gonna close? Jim Young (Ben Affleck) in “Boiler Room”

 

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions.
Small people always do that, but the really great make you
feel that you, too, can become great. – Mark Twain