Wings to fly

Give the ones you love wings to fly, roots to come back, and reasons to stay.

(Dalai Lama)

Doing strange things

Spend your life doing strange things with weird people.


Do the thing

You must do the thing which you think you cannot.

(Eleanor Roosevelt)

All the brains

I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.

(Woodrow Wilson)

Obsession ist ein Motor

Obsession ist ein Motor, kein Motorschaden.

(Rolf Dobelli)

Rules and systems were created by people

When you remember that rules and systems were created by people, it becomes clear that they’re not set in stone.

(Originals by Adam Grant)

You renew yourself every day

You renew yourself every day. Sometimes you’re successful, sometimes you’re not, but it’s the average that counts.

(Sata Nadella)

Improve the world

I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it difficult to plan the day.

(E. B. White)

Individual commitment

Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.

(Vince Lombardi)

The most powerful leadership tool

The most powerful leadership tool you have is your own personal example.

(John Wooden)