- We will
go there with an extremely open mind. If they are really serious...
we should be able to find an agreement without too much difficulty.
Arnault # Serious,
a job badly and then getting someone in to sort it out can
be much more expensive than getting someone in to do the job
properly in the first place.
Beeny # Job,
- Do I
know I'm right? Judgements aren't the same as facts. Instinct
is not science. I'm like any other human being, as fallible
and as capable of being wrong. I only know what I believe.
Blair # Belief,
- You can't
dig a different hole by digging the same one deeper.
de Bono # Smart,
- The secret
of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past,
nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment
wisely and earnestly.
Buddha # Secret,
- To enjoy
good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring
peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's
own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way
to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally
come to him.
Buddha # Health,
- We are
what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With
our thoughts we make the world.
Buddha # Wisdom,
- The mind
is very hard to perceive, extremely subtle and wanders at
will. Let the wise person guard it; a guarded mind is conducive
Buddha # Encouragement,
- The fool
who knows that he is a fool is for that very reason a wise
man; the fool who thinks that he is wise is called a fool
Buddha # Stupid,
- One sentence
of the Doctrine, which brings happiness to a person who understands,
is better than one hundred stanzas consisting of meaningless
Buddha # Happy,
- He, who
speaks much is not the one well versed in the Law. He, who
hears the Law and practices what he has learnt is the one
who knows the Law.
Buddha # Law,
- A dog
is not considered a good dog because he is a good barker.
A man is not considered a good man because he is a good talker.
Buddha # Truth,
- If I
blame you, in effect I have empowered you. I have given my
power to your weakness. Then I can create evidence that supports
my perception that you are the problem.
Covey # Power,
argue for other people's weaknesses. Don't argue for your
own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn
Covey # Conflict,
for life: You get treated in life the way you teach people
to treat you.
Dyer # Life,
- It is
unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to
be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest
Gandhi # Wisdom,
Jim and I are interested in the limits of conventional decision-making.
The idea that an expert will give you the best outcome --
we think that's inadequate. You need a whole palate of different
strategies. We're critiquing the same narrow ideology.
Gladwell # Thinking,
God on high has not refused to give us enough wisdom to find
ways to bring us an improvement in relations between the two
great nations on earth.
Gorbachev # God,
- You don't
build what I have if you're not a hands-on businessman. I
have to have some knowledge and I have to know my figures.
I don't need Ken or anyone else to talk for me because when
I go out to talk to
I go in and I make my own deals because
I can do that.
Johnson # Business,
investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge
which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control.
Luther King, Jr. # Science,
- The time
has come to educate people, to cease all quarrels in the name
of religion, culture, countries, different political or economic
systems. Fighting is useless. Suicide.
Lama # Time,
that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke
Lama # Wisdom,
- It is
literally true that millions come easier to a trader after
he knows how to trade, than hundreds did in the days of his
Livermore # Smart,
- If I
hadnt made money some of the time I might have acquired
market wisdom quicker.
Livermore # Money,
is doing now what you are going to be happy with later on.
Meyer # Wisdom,
are three rules for running a business; fortunately, we don't
know any of them.
Newman # Business,
yourself with a group of people who want you to succeed. They
will move with you toward your goal. Choose and bond with
people who have skills, talents and abilities that you do
not. Winners give and receive by being part of other people's
- I have
ways of making money that you know nothing of.
Rockefeller # Smart,
- I know
God will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish
that He didn't trust me so much.
Teresa # God,
- We shall
never know all the good that a simple smile can do.
Teresa # Knowledge,
- No matter
how smart you are, no matter how comprehensive your education,
no matter how wide-ranging your experience, there's simply
no way to acquire all the wisdom you need to make your business
Trump # Education,
- A skilled
commander seeks victory from the situation and does not demand
it of his subordinates.
Tzu # Wisdom,
- The skilful
employer of men will employ the wise man, the brave man, the
covetous man, and the stupid man.
Tzu # Employment,
- If you
know the enemy and know yourself you need not fear the results
of a hundred battles.
Tzu # Wisdom,
without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without
strategy is the noise before defeat
Tzu # Wisdom,
upstream. Go the other way. Ignore the conventional wisdom.
Walton # Different,
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