Yet More Motivational, Humorous, Inspirational Quotes

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“We are all here on earth to help others; what on earth the others are here for I don’t know.”
-W. H. Auden

“Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.”  -Warren Buffett

“Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.”  -George Burns

“My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people’s.”  -Oscar Wilde

“I chose the road less traveled. Now where the hell am I?”  -Unknown

“Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.”   -Winston Churchill

“Don’t worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you’ll have to ram them down people’s throats.”  -Howard Aiken

“Never forget that only dead fish swim with the stream.”  -Malcolm Muggeridge

“Sometimes you just have to put on lip gloss and pretend to be psyched.”  -Mindy Kaling

“Delegating work works, provided the one delegating works, too.”  -Robert Half

“I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.”  -Khalil Gibran

“A leader must have the courage to act against an expert’s advice.”  -James Callaghan

“The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us.”  -Voltaire

“You must learn from the mistakes of others. You can’t possibly live long enough to make them all yourself.”  -Sam Levenson

“The very essence of leadership is that you have to have vision. You can’t blow an uncertain trumpet.”  -Theodore M. Hesburgh

“You can build a throne with bayonets, but you can’t sit on it for long.”
-Boris Yeltsin

“It’s hard to lead a cavalry charge if you think you look funny on a horse.”  -Adlai Stevenson

“Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.”  -Buddha

“Always drink upstream from the herd.”  -Will Rogers

“People who work sitting down get paid more than people who work standing up.”  -Ogden Nash

“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Wishing is not enough; we must do.”  -Johann Von Goethe

“Arriving late is a way of saying that your own time is more valuable than the time of the person who waited for you.”  -Karen Joy Fowler

“My favorite things in life don’t cost any money. It’s really clear that the most precious resource we all have is time.”  -Steve Jobs

“Enduring setbacks while maintaining the ability to show others the way to go forward is a true test of leadership.”  -Nitin Nohria

“If you see a bandwagon, it’s too late.”  -James Goldsmith

“You hear about how many fourth quarter comebacks that a guy has and I think it means a guy screwed up in the first three quarters.”  -Peyton Manning

“Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate and doubt, to offer a solution everybody can understand.”  -Colin Powell

“That’s the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up.”  -Walt Disney

“Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.” -Voltaire

“Motivation will almost always beat mere talent.”  -Norman Ralph Augustine

“Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.” -Abraham Lincoln

“A little bit of mercy makes the world less cold and more just.”  -Pope Francis

“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”  -Thomas A. Edison

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