These are some of our favourite quotes and passages that we’ve collected over the years that we find inspiring or remind us of the types of challenges we need to keep for ourselves to continue to strive for greatness.
We cannot solve a problem by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.
Good questions outrank easy answers.
I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
There are no old roads to new directions.
Individuals play the game, but teams beat the odds.
We’re just in experimental phase right now. As long as we’re in that type of phase, it’s a crazy time. You know we’ll get there (profitability) and get there fast. But the ideas that are not out there yet, and the companies that will be behind them, might be the real winners.
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
You’re only given a small spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it.
You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.
If you want something you’ve never had, you must be willing to do something you’ve never done.
It is better to know some of the questions than all of the answers.
Most use technology to define the function. We use function to drive the technology.
A smooth sea never made a skilled sailor.
She drank from a bottle called DRINK ME and up she grew so tall. She ate from a plate called TASTE ME and down she shrank so small. And so she changed, while other folks Never tried nothin’ at all.
Mastery is a pursuit, not a destination, and, throughout its unfolding, is a reoccurring cycle of losing who we think we are in order to make room for who we are becoming.
Who in the rainbow can draw the line where the violet tint ends and the orange tint begins? Distinctly we see the difference of the colors, but where exactly does the one first blendingly enter into the other? So with sanity and insanity.
In a business world of nonstop change, there’s only one way to win the game: transform it entirely. This requires a revolution in thinking—a steady stream of disruptive strategies and unexpected solutions.
I think the reward for conformity is that everyone likes you except yourself.
Pain is temporary. Glory is forever.
Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.
Live with intention. Walk to the edge. Practice hard. Wellness. Play with Abandon. Laugh. Choose with no regret. Continue to learn. Appreciate your friends. Do what you love. Love as if this is all there is.
The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination can take you anywhere.
An optimist is someone who figures that taking a step backward after taking a step forward is not a disaster, it’s a cha-cha.
Dialogue is a process of genuine interaction through which human beings listen to each other deeply enough to be changed by what they learn.
If you’re not failing every now and again, it’s a sign you’re not doing anything very innovative.
The biggest risk in innovation lies in sticking too closely to your plans.
Do not attempt to walk through life without a dream, without a hope, without a goal to achieve success.
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.
The biggest obstacle to learning something is the belief that you already know it.