Motivational Quotes (Page No. 9)
Poverty has, in large cities, very different appearances; it is often concealed in splendour, and often in extravagance.
Every life deserves a certain amount of dignity, no matter how poor or damaged the shell that carries it.
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.
I've found that there is always some beauty left -- in nature, sunshine, freedom, in yourself; these can all help you.
Like a plant that starts up in showers and sunshine and does not know which has best helped it to grow, it is difficult to say whether the hard things or the pleasant things did me the most good.
Praise is like sunlight to the warm human spirit; we cannot flower and grow without it. And yet, while most of us are only too ready to apply to others the cold wind of criticism, we are somehow reluctant to give our fellow the warm sunshine of praise.
Entrepreneurial profit is the expression of the value of what the entrepreneur contributes to production.
A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer, not a dreamer.
The five steps in teaching an employee new skills are preparation, explanation, showing, observation and supervision.
Pay attention to those employees who respectfully ask why. They are demonstrating an interest in their jobs and exhibiting a curiosity that could eventually translate into leadership ability.