Quote of the Day–On Determination versus Talent

A determined soul will do more with a rusty wrench than a talented loafer will accomplish with all the tools in a machine shop. – Robert Hughes


Quote of the Day: On Predestination

I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road. – Stephen Hawking


Quote of the Day: On learning from history

More and more I see those who have not learned from history. From the highest politicians in the land to the schoolchildren we’re raising, in most cases, they don’t even study history. And we do so at our own peril. One of my favorite quotes on this topics is: “The past is not dead. In…


Quote of the Day: On the Speed of Life

The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can’t be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it. – Harry Emerson Fosdick


Quote of the Day – On Communication

The most important thing in communication is to hear what isn’t being said. – Peter Drucker


Quote of the Day: On Learning to Compromise

A “compromise” is the art of dividing a cake in such a way that everyone believes that he has got the biggest piece. – Paul Gauguin


Quote of the Day: Books And Reading

I would rather be poor in a cottage full of books than a king without the desire to read. – Thomas Babington Macaulay


Quote of the day: On Confidence

Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.  Vince Lombardi