Quotes Collection

Jack Ma, Chinese Entrepreneur:
We know well we haven’t survived because our strategies are farsighted and brilliant, or because our execution is perfect, but because for 15 years we have persevered in our mission [..] and because we have insisted that normal people can do extraordinary things  

Alfred Adler, Australian Psychotherapist:
Follow your heart but take your brain with you  

Finis coronat opus (The end crowns the work)  

Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, Swiss-American Psychiatrist:
The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and a deep loving concern. Beautiful people do not just happen  

Laotzi, Ancient Chinese Philosopher:
Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions; they become habit. Watch your habits; they become character. Watch your character; it becomes your destiny  

Margaret Thatcher, English Politician:
Power is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren’t  

Epictetus, Ancient Greek Philosopher:
We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak  

Mark Zuckerberg, American Entrepreneur:
A squirrel dying in front of your house may be more relevant to your interests right now than people dying in Africa 

Abraham Lincoln, American Politician:
I’m a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn’t have the heart to let him down  

Johan Idema, Author:
…you have arrived at the edge of your comfort zone. Which so happens to be the place where the exciting things in life happen.