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.

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Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.

— Winston Churchill

Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.

— Maya Angelou

Money, influence, and position are nothing compared with brains, principles, energy, and perseverance.

— Orison Swett Marden

You’re only given a small spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it.

— Robin Williams

Pain is temporary. Glory is forever.

— Unknown

There are no old roads to new directions.

— The Boston Consulting Group

It is better to know some of the questions than all of the answers.

— James Thurber

Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.

— Albert Einstein

There’s nothing like setting a goal and accomplishing it. The road to achieve that goal is never straight. It has twists and turns, and at times you feel like you can’t pull it off. When you finally accomplish that goal, you feel a sense of accomplishment and self-worth that really can’t be beat.

— Liv Mueller (Musician from Milwaukee)

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.

— Thomas Edison

Everyone loves innovation until it affects them.

— Saul Kaplan

If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.

— Jim Rohn

Individuals play the game, but teams beat the odds.

— SEAL Team Saying

Happiness is like a skill to be learned and practiced, not a character trait.

— Christine Carter

Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

— Thomas Edison

The typical North American attention span is 6 minutes.

— Unknown

An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.

— Oscar Wilde

The biggest risk in innovation lies in sticking too closely to your plans.

— D. Hills (Walt Disney Company)

Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.

— Dr. Seuss

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.

— Daryl Conner

If you tell me, it’s an essay. If you show me, it’s a story.

— Barbara Greene

People don’t want a quarter-inch drill, they want a quarter-inch hole.

— Theodore Levitt

Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.

— Sophia Loren

Good questions outrank easy answers.

— Paul Samuelson

I remind myself every morning: Nothing I say this day will teach me anything. So if I’m going to learn, I must do it by listening.

— Larry King

Accepting oneself does not preclude an attempt to become better.

— Flannery O’Connor

One has to passionately believe it is possible to change the industry, to turn it on its head, to make sure that it will never be the same again.

— Richard Branson

Progress always involves risk. You can’t steal second base and keep your foot on first.

— Frederick Wilcox

To clarify, add detail. Imagine that, to clarify, add detail. Clutter and overload are not attributes of information, they are failures of design. If the information is in chaos, don’t start throwing out information, instead fix the design.

— Edward Tufte

There is no age attached to a student, that quest is without a number.

— Derrick Milligan
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