Posts Tagged: learn

The Sponge-like Constant Learners

“Children, in a way, are constant learners. Certainly sponge-like; absorbing everything without careful analysis, even though, at the same time, they are certainly capable of incredible insights.” ~ Yo-Yo Ma, Cellist, Educator, Composer, Humanitarian & Grammy Award Winner(15x)

The Sponge-like Constant Learners

“Children, in a way, are constant learners. Certainly sponge-like; absorbing everything without careful analysis, even though, at the same time, they are certainly capable of incredible insights.” ~ Yo-Yo Ma, Cellist, Educator, Composer, Humanitarian & Grammy Award Winner(15x)

Being Likeable

“As I’ve gotten older and older … I’ve learned that relationships really matter. That being likeable really matters…. Those things are also almost as important, and maybe even more so, than just being a really excellent writer or a really

Being Likeable

“As I’ve gotten older and older … I’ve learned that relationships really matter. That being likeable really matters…. Those things are also almost as important, and maybe even more so, than just being a really excellent writer or a really

‘Failing’ in a Learning Posture

“We must expect to fail… yet fail in a learning posture, determined not to repeat the mistakes, and to maximize the benefits from what is learned in the process.” ~ Ted Engstrom, Founding Architect of Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability,

‘Failing’ in a Learning Posture

“We must expect to fail… yet fail in a learning posture, determined not to repeat the mistakes, and to maximize the benefits from what is learned in the process.” ~ Ted Engstrom, Founding Architect of Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability,

Learning to Take Responsibility

“Part of being a man is learning to take responsibility for your successes and for your failures. You can’t go blaming others or being jealous. Seeing somebody else’s success as your failure is a cancerous way to live.” ~ Kevin

Learning to Take Responsibility

“Part of being a man is learning to take responsibility for your successes and for your failures. You can’t go blaming others or being jealous. Seeing somebody else’s success as your failure is a cancerous way to live.” ~ Kevin

Learn Something Every Day

“Even now, at 82 years old, if I don’t learn something every day, you know what I think? It’s a day lost.” ~ B. B. King, a.k.a. Riley Benjamin King Blues Singer, Electric Guitarist, Songwriter, Record Producer, Philanthropist, Co-Founder –

Learn Something Every Day

“Even now, at 82 years old, if I don’t learn something every day, you know what I think? It’s a day lost.” ~ B. B. King, a.k.a. Riley Benjamin King Blues Singer, Electric Guitarist, Songwriter, Record Producer, Philanthropist, Co-Founder –

The Journey That Teaches

“Sometimes it’s the journey that teaches you a lot about your destination.” ~ Drake, a.k.a. Aubrey Drake Graham Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer & Actor

The Journey That Teaches

“Sometimes it’s the journey that teaches you a lot about your destination.” ~ Drake, a.k.a. Aubrey Drake Graham Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer & Actor

Proud to Be a Nerd

“Somebody called me a nerd. That’s not a word that I’m used to hearing. I was proud of it… It’s like a badge of honor to me, knowing where I came from.” ~ Malcolm Mitchell, NFL Football Player & Author

Proud to Be a Nerd

“Somebody called me a nerd. That’s not a word that I’m used to hearing. I was proud of it… It’s like a badge of honor to me, knowing where I came from.” ~ Malcolm Mitchell, NFL Football Player & Author

Love of What You Do

“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” ~ Pele a.k.a Edson Arantes do Nascimento, Footballer, Humanitarian, FIFA Ballon d’Or Prix d’Honneur

Love of What You Do

“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” ~ Pele a.k.a Edson Arantes do Nascimento, Footballer, Humanitarian, FIFA Ballon d’Or Prix d’Honneur

Those Who Do the Most

“I began learning long ago that those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” ~ Booker T. Washington, Educator, Author, Orator & Advisor to Presidents – ,

Those Who Do the Most

“I began learning long ago that those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” ~ Booker T. Washington, Educator, Author, Orator & Advisor to Presidents – ,

Business at a Higher Level

“Successful business owners are constantly learning new ways to make their businesses grow and operate at a higher level. They are reading industry blogs, listening to podcasts, attending conferences, and taking courses.” ~ Brandon Gaille, Marketing Podcaster, Blogmaster – The

Business at a Higher Level

“Successful business owners are constantly learning new ways to make their businesses grow and operate at a higher level. They are reading industry blogs, listening to podcasts, attending conferences, and taking courses.” ~ Brandon Gaille, Marketing Podcaster, Blogmaster – The

Create Something from Nothing

“Community service has taught me all kinds of skills and increased my confidence. You go out there and think on your feet, work with others and create something from nothing. That’s what life’s all about.” ~ Andrew Shue, Actor, Co-Founder

Create Something from Nothing

“Community service has taught me all kinds of skills and increased my confidence. You go out there and think on your feet, work with others and create something from nothing. That’s what life’s all about.” ~ Andrew Shue, Actor, Co-Founder

No Unattractives

“There aren’t any unattractive people, only those who haven’t learned to look attractive.” ~ Sandy Dumont, The Image Architect, Author, Keynote Speaker, Columnist, Educator, Founder of Impression Strategies Institute, Stylist, Corporate, Political & Celebrity Image Consultant & Women in Business

No Unattractives

“There aren’t any unattractive people, only those who haven’t learned to look attractive.” ~ Sandy Dumont, The Image Architect, Author, Keynote Speaker, Columnist, Educator, Founder of Impression Strategies Institute, Stylist, Corporate, Political & Celebrity Image Consultant & Women in Business

Talents & Abilities Within

“Entrepreneurship is natural and normal for most people. You have within you, right now, the talents and abilities that you need to start and build a successful business, to take complete control over your life, and achieve financial freedom. You

Talents & Abilities Within

“Entrepreneurship is natural and normal for most people. You have within you, right now, the talents and abilities that you need to start and build a successful business, to take complete control over your life, and achieve financial freedom. You

Know, Love & Believe It

“If you want to be successful, it’s just this simple: Know what you are doing. Love what you are doing, and believe in what you are doing.” ~ William Penn Adair “Will” Rogers , Cowboy, Vaudeville Performer, Humorist, Newspaper Columnist,

Know, Love & Believe It

“If you want to be successful, it’s just this simple: Know what you are doing. Love what you are doing, and believe in what you are doing.” ~ William Penn Adair “Will” Rogers , Cowboy, Vaudeville Performer, Humorist, Newspaper Columnist,

100% In

“I learned to put 100 percent into what you’re doing. I learned about setting goals for yourself, knowing where you want to be and taking small steps toward those goals. I learned about adversity and how to get past it.”

100% In

“I learned to put 100 percent into what you’re doing. I learned about setting goals for yourself, knowing where you want to be and taking small steps toward those goals. I learned about adversity and how to get past it.”

Considered as An Expert

“A winner knows how much he still has to learn, even when he is considered an expert by others; a loser wants to be considered an expert by others before he has learned enough to know how little he knows.”

Considered as An Expert

“A winner knows how much he still has to learn, even when he is considered an expert by others; a loser wants to be considered an expert by others before he has learned enough to know how little he knows.”

Persistent, Unshakeable Gratitude

“Opportunities, relationships, even money flowed my way when I learned to be grateful, no matter what happened in my life..” ~ Oprah Winfrey, Chairwoman & CEO of Harpo Productions, Chairwoman, CEO & CCO of Oprah Winfrey Network, Television Host, Producer,

Persistent, Unshakeable Gratitude

“Opportunities, relationships, even money flowed my way when I learned to be grateful, no matter what happened in my life..” ~ Oprah Winfrey, Chairwoman & CEO of Harpo Productions, Chairwoman, CEO & CCO of Oprah Winfrey Network, Television Host, Producer,

Where Ignorance Was Better

“I know of no time in human history where ignorance was better than knowledge.” ~ Neil deGrasse Tyson, Astrophysicist, Cosmologist, Author & Science Communicator

Where Ignorance Was Better

“I know of no time in human history where ignorance was better than knowledge.” ~ Neil deGrasse Tyson, Astrophysicist, Cosmologist, Author & Science Communicator

Living Values

“What I’ve learned, first of all, is to live your values. It’s easy to put words on paper. What we had to do was demonstrate our values.“ ~ Mary Barra, CEO, General Motors

Living Values

“What I’ve learned, first of all, is to live your values. It’s easy to put words on paper. What we had to do was demonstrate our values.“ ~ Mary Barra, CEO, General Motors

An Inspiring Attitude

“My father didn’t talk too much, and wasn’t very much into giving me advice, verbally. It was his attitude, mainly, that inspires me as a mother and a working woman today. He taught me the importance of humility. How we

An Inspiring Attitude

“My father didn’t talk too much, and wasn’t very much into giving me advice, verbally. It was his attitude, mainly, that inspires me as a mother and a working woman today. He taught me the importance of humility. How we

More in Failure

“You learn more in failure than you ever do in success.” ~ Jay Z a.k.a Shawn Corey Carter, Investor, Record Producer, and Entrepreneur ~ Image via NAME HERE

More in Failure

“You learn more in failure than you ever do in success.” ~ Jay Z a.k.a Shawn Corey Carter, Investor, Record Producer, and Entrepreneur ~ Image via NAME HERE

A Good Neighborhood

“If you live in a ghetto and really want not to just change your life and your family’s life yet change your ghetto’s life, make your ghetto a good neighbor-hood, learn science; try to be like Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates

A Good Neighborhood

“If you live in a ghetto and really want not to just change your life and your family’s life yet change your ghetto’s life, make your ghetto a good neighbor-hood, learn science; try to be like Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates

Read with Me

“Grades were important in our house. I was reading by two. My mom would sit there and read with me, read with me, read with me. It was wonderful.” ~ Fergie a.k.a Stacy Ann Ferguson , Singer, Songwriter, Rapper, Actress

Read with Me

“Grades were important in our house. I was reading by two. My mom would sit there and read with me, read with me, read with me. It was wonderful.” ~ Fergie a.k.a Stacy Ann Ferguson , Singer, Songwriter, Rapper, Actress

Spend Life Well

. “Life well-spent is long.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci, Polymath: Painter, Sculptor, Architect, Musician, Mathematician, Engineer, Inventor, Anatomist, Geologist, Cartographer, Botanist, & Writer

Spend Life Well

. “Life well-spent is long.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci, Polymath: Painter, Sculptor, Architect, Musician, Mathematician, Engineer, Inventor, Anatomist, Geologist, Cartographer, Botanist, & Writer

Get ‘Happy Sleep’

. “A well-spent day brings happy sleep.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci, Polymath: Painter, Sculptor, Architect, Musician, Mathematician, Engineer, Inventor, Anatomist, Geologist, Cartographer, Botanist, & Writer

Get ‘Happy Sleep’

. “A well-spent day brings happy sleep.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci, Polymath: Painter, Sculptor, Architect, Musician, Mathematician, Engineer, Inventor, Anatomist, Geologist, Cartographer, Botanist, & Writer