We find no real satisfaction or happiness in life without obstacles to conquer and goals to achieve.
Write with nouns and verbs, not with adjectives and adverbs. The adjective hasn’t been built that can pull a weak or inaccurate noun out of a tight place.
Asking for help doesn’t mean that we are weak or incompetent. It usually indicates an advanced level of honesty and intelligence.
Sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.
The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes.
The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
Peace is not won by those who fiercely guard their differences, but by those who, with open minds and hearts, seek out connections.
The measure of success is not whether you have a tough problem to deal with, but whether it’s the same problem you had last year.
The minute you settle for less than you deserve, you get even less than you settled for.
Continuing to function under the illusion that we can understand and foresee exactly what will be relevant to whom is hubris. It might feel safe, but it is the opposite. Functioning safely in an interdependent environment requires that every team possess a holistic understanding of the interaction between all the moving parts. Everyone has to see the system in its entirety for the plan to work.