Quotes

Life Quotes

  • “Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.”-Benjamin Franklin, Inventor
  • “Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.” -John Wooden
  • “If you’re bored with life… if you don’t get up every morning with a burning desire to do things… you don’t have enough goals.” -Lou Holtz
  • “Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.” -Pat Riley
  • “Winning takes talent, to repeat takes character.” -John Wooden
  • “The real power of a man is in the size of the smile of the woman sitting next to him. A man who can touch a woman without touching her.”-Anonymous
  • “Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value. “ -Albert Einstein
  • “Real living is living for others.” -Bruce Lee
  • “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” -Walt Disney
  • “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.” -Frederick Douglass
  • “Treat others as you wish to be treated.” -Golden Rule
  • “The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have.” -Vince Lombardi
  • “People say that what we’re all seeking is a meaning for life. … I think what we’re seeking is an experience of being alive.” -Joseph Campbell
  • “Life is like a meal… And old age is like dessert.” -unknown

Relationship Quotes

  • “The easiest way to sabotage your life mission is to enter into a wrong relationship.” -RickWarren
  • “Never let your past experiences harm your future.  Your past can’t be altered and your future doesn’t deserve punishment.”
  • “Not everyone is relevant to your purpose. Don’t spend energy making irrelevant people relevant.”  -Casee Maxfield

Entrepreneurial Quotes

  • “Passion is the single most powerful competitive advantage an organization can claim in building its success.”
  • -Richard Chang, Author of The Passion Plan at Work
  • “To be successful in business you don’t just need a great idea — you have to sell it. Don’t be afraid to sell. Don’t think of yourself as anything but a marketer.” (Susan Sobbott)
  • “Every brand isn’t for everybody, and everybody isn’t for every brand.” (Liz Lange)
  • “The Web puts an exponential twist on the whole word of mouth thing, because word of mouth is now happening virally.” (Blue Man)
  • “An inner quality that many entrepreneurs say helps them survive is optimism.” (Jean Chatzky)
  • “If you had to choose an address, it would be on the corner of Art and Commerce.” (Mario Batali)
  • “A little personality goes a long way.” (Jean Chatzky)
  • “Be aggressive in getting media coverage.” (Liz Lange)
  • “Follow your bliss.” (Blue Man)
  • “We are all competing against mediocrity.” (Blue Man)
  • “Everyone talks about growing the business, but what you don’t hear enough about is the importance of not growing the business too fast.” (Blue Man)

Friendship Quotes

  • “A friend allows you distance, but is never far away.”
  • “I’ve learned that true friendship continues to grow, even over the longest distance.”
  • “No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other’s worth.” -Robert Southey
  • “A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.” – St. Basil

Sports / Martial Arts Quotes

  • “A winner is someone who recognizes his God-given talents, works his tail off to develop them into skills, and uses these skills to accomplish his goals.” – Larry Bird
  • “The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.” -Vince Lombardi
  • “After the clinch, it doesn’t matter what happens, one way or another, we’re going to hit the ground, and we’ll be in my world. The ground is my ocean, I’m the shark, and most people don’t even know how to swim.”-Carlos Machado