Archive for March, 2008

Peter de Jager

Monday, March 31st, 2008

“While saying ‘no’ is not what management or clients want to hear, it gains credibility and respect when combined with a perfect track record for always delivering when you say ‘yes.”
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Peter de Jager in So? You’re a Manager… Now What?

Pablo Picasso

Sunday, March 30th, 2008

“It’s your work in life that is the ultimate seduction.”
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Pablo Picasso

Warren Buffett

Saturday, March 29th, 2008

“You don’t need to be a rocket scientist. Investing is not a game where the guy with the 160 IQ beats the guy with the 130 IQ. Rationality is essential.”
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Warren Buffett

Mark Twain

Friday, March 28th, 2008

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”
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Mark Twain

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Thursday, March 27th, 2008

“Every calling is great when greatly pursued.”
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Oliver Wendell Holmes

Robert F. Kennedy

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.”
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Robert F. Kennedy

Sir John Templeton

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

“The big difference between those who are successful and those who are not is that successful people learn from their mistakes and the mistakes of others.”
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Sir John Templeton