Archive for June, 2008

James Dyson

Monday, June 30th, 2008

“To me, solving problems is a bit like a drug. You’re on it, and you can’t get off. I spent seven years on our washing machine”
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James Dyson in an interview with Fast Company

Warren Buffett

Sunday, June 29th, 2008

“I believe in going to work for businesses you admire and people you admire. Anytime you’re around somebody that you’re getting something out of and you feel good about the organization, you just have to get a good result.”
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Warren Buffett

Nelson Mandela

Saturday, June 28th, 2008

“I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.”
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Nelson Mandela

Thomas Jefferson

Friday, June 27th, 2008

“In matters of principle, stand like a rock; in matters of taste, swim with the current.”
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Thomas Jefferson

Robin Sharma

Thursday, June 26th, 2008

“Ideation without execution is mere delusion.”
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Robin Sharma in The Greatness Guide Book 2

James Whitcomb Riley

Wednesday, June 25th, 2008

“Continuous, unflagging effort, persistence and determination will win. Let not the man be discouraged who has these.”
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James Whitcomb Riley

Jack Welch

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

“An organization’s ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive advantage.”
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Jack Welch