Category: Quotes

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Be Yourself
Be Yourself

In counseling a teenager this week in NYC I told him to remember this always, that, “The only person you have to be is yourself”. As part of the It Gets Better Project, President Obama shares his message of hope and support for LGBT youth who are struggling with being bullied.

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Quote by Sivaya Subramuniyaswami (Day 31)
Quote by Sivaya Subramuniyaswami (Day 31)

Today is the last day in our series of entrepreneurial quotes that have spanned a month. We wrap up the series with a wise, simple and yet profound quote by my guru, reminding us that in our pursuit of entrepreneurship, to always hold in mind that … “Life is meant to be lived joyously...

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Quote by George Bernard Shaw (Day 29)
Quote by George Bernard Shaw (Day 29)

“Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine, and at last you create what you will.” ~ George Bernard Shaw Photo: A taxi driver takes a nap on his taxi in a quiet alley in the bustling city of Kolkata, India.

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Quote by Franklin Roosevelt (Day 30)
Quote by Franklin Roosevelt (Day 30)

“It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt, 32nd American President Photo: It is that time of the day, just before the sun sets when work is over and friends get together to sit…

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Quote by Toby Hynes (Day 28)
Quote by Toby Hynes (Day 28)

“Know yourself. Focus on using your strengths and talents and learn how to delegate your weaknesses. [Know that] others have great ideas and different talents.” – Toby Hynes, President, Gulf States Toyota, Houston, TX. Photo: A yellow lotus flower in full bloom attracts a honey ...

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Quote by Jay Gallert (Day 27)
Quote by Jay Gallert (Day 27)

“The true leader is always listening, learning and being truly open to the world around him.” – Jay M. Gallert, CEO, Health Net. Inc., Woodland Hills, CA Photo: The festival of lights, Diwali, lived true to its name at the Golden Temple as tens of thousands of Sikhs gathered in ...

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Quote by Vichiro Niwa (Day 25)
Quote by Vichiro Niwa (Day 25)

“I have encountered many people who were very confident of themselves without listening to others. Those people invariably failed in whatever they did.” – Vichiro Niwa, President and CEO, Itochu Corporation, Tokyo, Japan.

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Quote by Reuben Mark (Day 24)
Quote by Reuben Mark (Day 24)

“You can’t do everything well. Pick the things that matter most and concentrate on getting better, little by little, at those things.” – Reuben Mark, Chairman and CEO, Colgate-Palmolive Company, New York, NY. Photo: The intricately carved 900-year-old Airateswara temple in...

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