17 results for tag: quotes


Top 40 Stephen Covey Quotes of All-Time

Stephen Covey passed away in July 2012, leaving behind an incredible legacy with his teachings about leadership, time management, effectiveness, success and even love and family. His seminal work, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People transformed the way people act on their problems with a compelling and well-defined process. His writings have been influential in my development of life. The following are powerful collection of his best wisdom. On Choice “Each of us guards a gate of change that can be opened only from the inside.” “Every human being has four endowments – self-awareness, conscience, independent will, and creative ...

Top 20 Henry Cloud Quotes of All-Time

I first heard Henry Cloud at Catalyst Conference several years ago. His talk on leadership blew me away! Since them I've been following him. Here's a little bio. Dr. Henry Cloud is a clinical psychologist, acclaimed leadership expert and best-selling author. He draws on his experience in business and his background as a clinical and consulting psychologist to impart practical and effective advice for improving leadership skills, personal relationships and business performance. Here's my curated list of my favorite quotes from Henry Cloud. Check out his work here. Boundaries: When to Say Yes, How to Say No To Take Control of Your Life  Favo...

100 Leadership Quotes I’m Memorizing by End of 2015

While some collect coins, spoons, stamps, I am an avid collector of quotes and books. Since I was 15, I have collected thousands of quotes. Two years ago, this avocation inspired me to create a quote book which I'm offering FREE to all my readers. As a student of leadership, I hope you will use these quotes as a resource for future blog posts, speeches, and books. 1. Leadership is lifting a person's vision to higher sights, the raising of a person's performance to a higher standard, the building of a personality beyond its normal limitations. — Peter. F Drucker 2. If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become ...

10 Ravi Zacharias Quotes That Will Shape Your Faith

If you know me well, you'd probably heard me quote profusely from this man. Or, you've seen me talk in great length about his teachings with great intensity and passion. Yes, this man is one of the top five people who has made a profound, life-changing impact in my life. He is affectionally known as the 21st century C.S. Lewis.  His name is Ravi Zacharias. If you haven't heard of Ravi,  you're in for a treat.  Let me distill Ravi's legacy in one sentence.  To touch both the heart and the intellect of the thinkers and influencers of society by shaping the ideas of the culture with the credibility of the Gospel of Jesus Christ...

Top 15 Myles Munroe Quotes of All-Time

I couldn't believe what I saw on my Facebook news feed last night. Myles Munroe died in a crash that took place on November 9th afternoon and killed all nine people (including his wife) on board the private jet. The plane reportedly struck a crane at the Grand Bahama Ship Yard. For millions around the world, words like purpose, potential, leadership, vision has become synonymous with Myles Munroe. He has written over 38 books many of which has become bestselling books in the marketplace including, "Becoming A Leader" "Spirit Of Leadership," "The Principles and Power of Vision," "In Pursuit of Purpose" and more.    (more…)

15 Things I’ve Learned From Truett Cathy

The world is at loss as we mourn and celebrate the passing of Truett Cathy. Truett, the founder of a faith-driven business Chick-fil-A restaurant chain, died at 93. He built his popular chain from a single Atlanta restaurant into a billion dollar business. But most importantly, Truett was a man of principle, value, and character. He epitomized the quintessential faith-driven business leader in America. He learned how to merge the Sunday worship and Monday work gap. In memory of his remarkable legacy, here are 15 life-changing quotes from Truett Cathy. 1. “Nearly every moment of every day we have the opportunity to give something to someone else ...

Top 10 Robin Williams Quotes of All-Time

When I heard the devastating news yesterday that Robin Williams passed, it profoundly saddened me. The fact that he didn't pass wasn't as as shocking as the reason why. He allegedly committed suicide. This man who has left a legacy of laughter, after all, was suffering from depression. As I reading a plethora of articles mourning and profiling Robin Williams' crowning accomplishments, I certainly could relate. I remember watching "Mrs. Doubtfire" with my family growing up and laughing so hard. I also couldn't forget the powerful line "Oh captain, my captain" in "Dead Poets Society." I remember the Robin Williams as the psychologist in "Good Will ...

10 Quotes that Will Radically Reshape Your Idea of Calling

Tim Keller on "Why Calling Matters" “Everyone will be forgotten, nothing we do will make any difference, and all good endeavours, even the best, will come to naught. Unless there is God. If the God of the Bible exists, and there is a True Reality beneath and behind this one, and this life is not the only life, then every good endeavour, even the simplest ones, pursued in response to God’s calling, can matter forever.” Os Guinness on "Making an Idol of Work" “Do we enjoy our work, love our work, virtually worship our work so that our devotion to Jesus is off-center? Do we put our emphasis on service, usefulness, or being productive in ...

Top Ten Quotes Every Leader Should Memorize

Since I was a freshman in college, I developed a rather unusual habit of collecting quotes, words spoken or written by leaders who were beyond themselves and left a dent in this universe. I believe quotes are an underutilized resource for leaders to be inspired to live their lives intentionally. These ten quotes have been profoundly influenced my leadership journey so far. I hope you'll find them useful!  [Tweet "“A ship in harbour is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.” —Williams Shedd "] [Tweet "“The most important thing in a communication is hearing what isn't said.” —Peter Drucker "] [Tweet "“When I miss ...

Five Reasons Why You Should Join My Book Launch Team

For the last month, I've been busy getting ready for my book launch! I’ll be frank and cut to the chase. I’m not trying to make lots of money with this book. In fact, it’s highly improbable that my book will make it on the best-seller list. I’m 27 and this is the first of the many books I plan to write over my life. But, here's the number one reason I wrote this book. To use this book as a serve and bless others. I know this sounds rather trite but the truth is truth. It's my hope you'll be inspired by this creative, interactive quote book and use it as a vehicle to unleash your voice. What's Your Book All About? This is ...