Collection of Quotes – Winter ’19

“Ignorance is not bliss - it is oblivion.”

    Philip Wylie

“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

“Conflict is resolved not through compromise, but through invention.”

    Mary Parker Follett

“The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.”

    William Arthur Ward

“Space I can recover. Time, never.”

    Napoleon Bonaparte

“Take little steps, make little bets and believe in intentional serendipity.”

Corey Ford

“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy not on fighting the old, but on building the new.”


“Love is patient. Love is kind. Love is inconvenient.”

    Teresa Slater

“For tough meat, sharp teeth.”

Turkish saying

“Protect your vision. Prevail over adversity. Persevere in the midst of turmoil. Passionately act upon your convictions. Purposely walk into the day.”

    Mary Anne Radmacher

“If you see fraud and do not say fraud, you are a fraud.”

    Nicholas Nassim Taleb

“At the top of the mountain, we are all snow leopards. Anybody who can do one thing better than anyone else in the world is a natural friend of mine.”

Hunter S. Thompson

“The years teach much which the days never know.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

“We hear what we listen for.”

    Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh

CRM 1/15/19