Not for nothing is their motto TGIF – ‘Thank God It’s Friday.’ They live for the weekends, when they can go do what they really want to do.
An organization, no matter how well designed, is only as good as the people who live and work in it.
Almost all quality improvement comes via simplification of design, manufacturing… layout, processes, and procedures.
Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy.
– Norman Schwarzkopf
Success in almost any field depends more on energy and drive than it does on intelligence. This explains why we have so many stupid leaders.
If you want to achieve things in life, you’ve just got to do them, and if you’re talented and smart, you’ll succeed.
In this world it is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.
The common idea that success spoils people by making them vain, egotistic and self-complacent is erroneous; on the contrary it makes them, for the most part, humble, tolerant and kind.
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.
Never give in–never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.
– Winston Churchill, British Prime Minister.
Most people give up just when they’re about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game one foot from a winning touchdown.
When you cease to dream you cease to live
– Malcolm Forbes, chairman and editor in chief of Forbes Magazine.
Success is sweet and sweeter if long delayed and gotten through many struggles and defeats.
It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.
– Babe Ruth, Major League Baseball Hall of Famer.
Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction.