Quotes, Sayings and Wisdom
Unless I can attribute it to someone, I am going to make them my own.
"You can overcome just about everything, but you can't overcome anything with bad leadership."
"People with power are not much different than babies, but have better language skills and better weapons of mass distraction and/or destruction."
"If you want to attention today, you have to be tweetable."
"You have power at work if you are too marketable to fire."
"There are three type of workers today: worker bees who work hard to get the work done, politician who work hard to get to the top, and marketable ones who work hard so they can't be ignored."
"To succeed in sales today, you can't sell price; you can't even sell value; you have to deliver business outcomes." - 12/17/2011
"People will never know or care about what you want until you want it more and get it." - 10/7/2012
"Don't wait for others to give you anything; you have to take it." -- 10/7/2012
"A man's best asset is a good wife." - 10/26/13
"Speaking is like sh*tting. If you eat well, you sh*t well. Similarly, if you think well, you speak well." - 12/17/15
"Reading a boring book is ten times better than talking to a boring person." - 1/2/2016
"A bad interaction with a person is better than no interaction." - 12/6/2016
"Don't think for others and don't think that others can think." - 12/6/2016
"Building things takes a long time; destroying things takes no time." - 12/15/16
"Success means never having to apologize for being an a**hole." - 4/3/2017
"Sentence that has to be re-read and re-read to make sense is not a good sentence no matter who wrote it." - 4/6/2017
"When giving a public speech, if the audience is not responding, your speech is dying." - 4/27/2017
"If I can afford to buy a book then I'm rich." - 5/5/2017
"Don't be part of other people's experiment; make other people part of your experiment." - 7/5/2017
"A student is where student goes." - 9/2/2017
"Time is Money; Communication is Wealth" - 9/2/2017
"More words you use more people you lose." - 9/2/2017
"Motivation is next day's deliberate practice." - 9/2/2017
"Winning is Truth." - 9/3/2017
"Everything you learn in school you'll soon forget, but what you learn from school of hard knocks you'll never forget." - 9/3/2017
"Let others prove their niceness before you say they are nice." - 9/4/2017
"Have low to no expectations of people and you'll be happy." - 9/4/2017
"Beware of people who want you to be their habit." - 9/4/2017
"Robots can build cars, but only a mechanic can fix them." - 9/15/2017
"Where there is no transparency, lying is the rule." - 9/15/2017
"There are no good speakers and bad speakers, just winning speakers and losing speakers."
"We are all con artists, some better than others." 9/22/2017
"We are always conning people either for their good or our good." 10/20/17
"Better the story, stronger you must resist reaching for your wallet." -- 10/24/2017
"Practice is boring so performance can be exciting." -- 10/26/2017
"Become the dictator of your destiny." -- 10/30/2017
"Good politician is willing to lose battles to win the war; bad politicians view each battle as a war that must be won." -- 11/24/2017
"If you want to win in politics, you have to attack the other person's strength; if you can't weaken your opponent, you can't win." -- 11/24/2017
"Performance is truth." -- 11/26/2017
"Charisma is being comfortable with yourself, with people you are talking to and what you are saying." -- 11/26/2017
"You can't do something until you do it. Baby can't walk until she starts walking like a pro." -- 11/27/2017.
"What you know is not what you say, what someone knows is what you say so they know what you want them to know." -- 2/21/2018
"Birth is hard, death is hard, so enjoy the middle while it lasts." -- 3/10/2018
"Performance persuades people." -- 3/18/2018
"Good process makes good marriages." -- 3/21/2018