1. "Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn." ~Benjamin Franklin
  2. "If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, you need a team." ~John Wooden
  3. "It's better to hang out with people better than you. Pick people whose behavior is better than yours and you'll drift in that direction." ~Unknown
  4. "Your department is made up of human beings. Of mothers, sons, daughters, fathers. Finding ways to show our staff that we care and appreciate them, and finding ways to positively reinforce behavior is one of the cornerstones of any great management strategy." ~from The Manager's Diary: Thinking Outside the Cubicle
  5. "Never be afraid to try, remember, amateurs built the ark. Professionals built the Titanic." ~Anonymous
  6. "Great leaders use delegation as a time management tool for themselves and as a development tool for their team." ~from The 7 Deadly Sins of Leadership
  7. "A pessimist is somebody who complains about the noise when opportunity knocks." ~Oscar Wilde
  8. "It takes less time to do a thing right, than it does to explain why you did it wrong." - Henry Longfellow
  9. "You don't lead by pointing and telling people some place to go. You lead by going to that place and making a case." ~Ken Kesey 
  10. "Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see." ~Arthur Schopenhauer
  11. "Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning." ~Bill Gates
  12. "Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope & confidence." ~Helen Keller
  13. "There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work and learning from failure." - Colin L. Powell
  14. "Take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly, & try another. But by all means, try something." ~Franklin D. Roosevelt
  15. "Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power." ~Abraham Lincoln

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