A compilation of wisdom quotes with some context for discussion and learning.

Silence of our Friends

2020-06-02T15:40:04+00:00

MLK Quote on Silence of our Friends. "In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but [...]

MLK on Protectors of the Status Quo

2020-06-01T13:37:16+00:00

MLK on Protectors of the Status Quo. Every society has its protectors of status quo and its fraternities of the [...]

Because of 4.00 AM – Kobe Bryant

2020-02-01T19:24:50+00:00

“Because of 4.00 AM” was part of a speech by Kobe Bryant, the basketball superstar, talking about hard work and [...]

Overnight success- Biz Stone Quote

2019-03-07T15:32:51+00:00

“Timing, perseverance, and ten years of trying will eventually make you look like an overnight success.”  — Biz Stone, Co-founder of [...]

Ogilvy on hiring people smaller than us

2019-02-25T16:38:09+00:00

David Ogilvy on hiring: “If each of us hires people who are smaller than we are, we shall become a [...]

Jobs, jobs, everywhere

2019-02-23T11:36:11+00:00

“Water, water, everywhere, And all the boards did shrink; Water, water, everywhere, Nor any drop to drink.”   - Samuel Taylor [...]

People Leave Managers

2019-02-23T12:01:15+00:00

“People leave managers, not companies”  ― Marcus Buckingham Marcus Buckingham is right. A toxic manager can lead to a lot of [...]

Disrespect – Quote by Brendon Burchard

2019-02-23T12:06:52+00:00

“When someone disrespects you, beware the impulse to win their respect. For disrespect is not a valuation of your worth [...]

Bill Gates Four Questions

2019-02-23T12:09:59+00:00

Bill Gates' Four Questions: Four questions Bill Gates asks himself about the quality of life: 1. Did I devote enough [...]

Underinvest in families – Clayton Christensen quote

2019-02-23T12:11:06+00:00

“People who are driven to excel have this unconscious propensity to underinvest in their families and overinvest in their careers [...]

Smart People – Steve Jobs Quote

2019-02-23T12:13:16+00:00

“It doesn’t make sense to hire smart people and tell them what to do; we hire smart people so they [...]

Design is how it works – Steve Jobs

2019-02-23T12:15:07+00:00

“Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.” – Steve Jobs Steve [...]