Posts Tagged: wisdom

30% Off Top

“Pay yourself first: With every $1 that comes in the household, take 30% off the top, 10% could go to your investment account, 10% to your savings and %10 to a charity. Pay yourself for your future first. Get into

30% Off Top

“Pay yourself first: With every $1 that comes in the household, take 30% off the top, 10% could go to your investment account, 10% to your savings and %10 to a charity. Pay yourself for your future first. Get into

Define YOUR Kryptonite

“Until you define your Kryptonite, you will always be vulnerable to destruction.” ~ T. D. Jakes, Sr., Bishop/Chief Pastor of The Potter’s House, Author & Filmmaker

Define YOUR Kryptonite

“Until you define your Kryptonite, you will always be vulnerable to destruction.” ~ T. D. Jakes, Sr., Bishop/Chief Pastor of The Potter’s House, Author & Filmmaker

Building Great Relationships

“The starting point for building great relationships is making wise decisions about who we allow close to us. We need people who will build us up and take us forward, and good friends will do just that. ” ~ Brian

Building Great Relationships

“The starting point for building great relationships is making wise decisions about who we allow close to us. We need people who will build us up and take us forward, and good friends will do just that. ” ~ Brian

Taking the Time to Raise Them

“I know I did the right thing by taking time off to raise my son.” ~ Arsenio Hall, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, NAACP Image Award (1988) & American Comedy Award (1989)

Taking the Time to Raise Them

“I know I did the right thing by taking time off to raise my son.” ~ Arsenio Hall, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, NAACP Image Award (1988) & American Comedy Award (1989)

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

Control the Flames

“Walking through this life is really walking through fire. As you get older, you realize there are fire extinguishers. You do have an ability to control the flames.” ~ Chaka Khan, Singer, Songwriter, Activist & Grammy Awards (10x)

Control the Flames

“Walking through this life is really walking through fire. As you get older, you realize there are fire extinguishers. You do have an ability to control the flames.” ~ Chaka Khan, Singer, Songwriter, Activist & Grammy Awards (10x)

The Lessons of ‘Failure’

“It’s fine to celebrate success, yet it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.” ~ Bill Gates, a.k.a. William Henry Gates III Business Magnate, Entrepreneur, Investor, Author, Co-Founder of Microsoft & Philanthropist

The Lessons of ‘Failure’

“It’s fine to celebrate success, yet it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.” ~ Bill Gates, a.k.a. William Henry Gates III Business Magnate, Entrepreneur, Investor, Author, Co-Founder of Microsoft & Philanthropist

Dad & Dependable

“All kids want from their dad is for them to be around – and to show up when they say they’re going to show up.” ~ Nicole Ari Parker, Actress

Dad & Dependable

“All kids want from their dad is for them to be around – and to show up when they say they’re going to show up.” ~ Nicole Ari Parker, Actress

Wisdom Our Soldiers Never Forget

“It is time to remember that old wisdom our soldiers will never forget: that whether we are black or brown or white, we all bleed the same red blood of patriots, we all enjoy the same glorious freedoms, and we

Wisdom Our Soldiers Never Forget

“It is time to remember that old wisdom our soldiers will never forget: that whether we are black or brown or white, we all bleed the same red blood of patriots, we all enjoy the same glorious freedoms, and we

Even If Everything is Lost, You’ll Survive

“Happiness, to me, is knowing that if I lose everything I will still be O.K.” ~ Tony Hsieh, Internet Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award (2007) Co-Founder of Venture Frogs & Author

Even If Everything is Lost, You’ll Survive

“Happiness, to me, is knowing that if I lose everything I will still be O.K.” ~ Tony Hsieh, Internet Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award (2007) Co-Founder of Venture Frogs & Author

Innocence of Kids

“Hold back the tide. Keep your kids innocent as long as possible.” ~ Tony Danza, a.k.a Antonio Salvatore Iadanza Actor, Television Personality, Tap Dancer, Boxer, Teacher

Innocence of Kids

“Hold back the tide. Keep your kids innocent as long as possible.” ~ Tony Danza, a.k.a Antonio Salvatore Iadanza Actor, Television Personality, Tap Dancer, Boxer, Teacher

Cognizant of Self & The Enemy

“If ignorant both of your enemy and yourself, you are certain to be in peril.” ~ Sun Tzu, a.k.a. Sun Wu General, Military Strategist & Philosopher

Cognizant of Self & The Enemy

“If ignorant both of your enemy and yourself, you are certain to be in peril.” ~ Sun Tzu, a.k.a. Sun Wu General, Military Strategist & Philosopher

Whistle in a Barely Audible Way

“If the pressure is getting to you, whistle in a barely audible way. It’s the best way I know of to let go of tension. Music gets your mind off the situation, and the act of whistling melts the tension

Whistle in a Barely Audible Way

“If the pressure is getting to you, whistle in a barely audible way. It’s the best way I know of to let go of tension. Music gets your mind off the situation, and the act of whistling melts the tension

A Matter of The Whole Package

“For me, the beauty of a person is a matter of the whole package. You have to look at the whole thing, not just a matter of outward appearance or whatever. It has to do with one’s character, personality, upbringing

A Matter of The Whole Package

“For me, the beauty of a person is a matter of the whole package. You have to look at the whole thing, not just a matter of outward appearance or whatever. It has to do with one’s character, personality, upbringing

Love: More Than Attraction

“Love comes to everybody in many different ways. Attraction is always the first thing, no? But love must be more than that. It must be magic.” ~ Julio Iglesias, a.k.a. Julio José Iglesias de la Cueva Singer, Songwriter, Guinness Record

Love: More Than Attraction

“Love comes to everybody in many different ways. Attraction is always the first thing, no? But love must be more than that. It must be magic.” ~ Julio Iglesias, a.k.a. Julio José Iglesias de la Cueva Singer, Songwriter, Guinness Record

Knowing What’s More Than Enough

“Somebody once said,  “We never know what is enough until we know what’s more than enough.”” ~ Billie Holiday a.k.a Eleanora Fagan, Jazz Musician & Singer-Songwriter

Knowing What’s More Than Enough

“Somebody once said,  “We never know what is enough until we know what’s more than enough.”” ~ Billie Holiday a.k.a Eleanora Fagan, Jazz Musician & Singer-Songwriter

If There’s a Bear CUB …

“When I was in Greenough, Montana, I came across a bear cub. I was off this path, and I thought, “If there’s a bear cub, that means there’s a mother bear somewhere nearby.” So, I doubled back. If I’d kept

If There’s a Bear CUB …

“When I was in Greenough, Montana, I came across a bear cub. I was off this path, and I thought, “If there’s a bear cub, that means there’s a mother bear somewhere nearby.” So, I doubled back. If I’d kept

Like They Will Buy

“Look, you need to treat the prospect like a buyer — treat everyone like a buyer. One of the biggest errors made by salespeople — especially experienced salespeople — is the supposed ability to determine who is and who isn’t

Like They Will Buy

“Look, you need to treat the prospect like a buyer — treat everyone like a buyer. One of the biggest errors made by salespeople — especially experienced salespeople — is the supposed ability to determine who is and who isn’t

A Destiny of Freedom

“Paradoxically, freedom requires the need to impose control on self, require more responsibility than slavery, and the decision to accept a destiny of freedom, recognizing the process and discipline that personal and political freedom require.” ~ Myles Munroe, Inspirational /

A Destiny of Freedom

“Paradoxically, freedom requires the need to impose control on self, require more responsibility than slavery, and the decision to accept a destiny of freedom, recognizing the process and discipline that personal and political freedom require.” ~ Myles Munroe, Inspirational /

Two Primary Choices

“There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist or accept the responsibility for changing them. ~ Denis Waitley, Motivational Speaker, Consultant & Author goo.gl/u7Obcu

Two Primary Choices

“There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist or accept the responsibility for changing them. ~ Denis Waitley, Motivational Speaker, Consultant & Author goo.gl/u7Obcu

It’s a Romantic Process

“Peace is very much like love. It is a romantic process — you have to be living it, you have to invest in it, you have to trust it. As you cannot impose love, so you cannot impose peace.” ~

It’s a Romantic Process

“Peace is very much like love. It is a romantic process — you have to be living it, you have to invest in it, you have to trust it. As you cannot impose love, so you cannot impose peace.” ~

A Lot of Things, A Lot of People

“I pray every night, sometimes long prayers about a lot of things and a lot of people, but I don’t talk about it or brag about it because that’s between God and me, and I’m no better than anybody else

A Lot of Things, A Lot of People

“I pray every night, sometimes long prayers about a lot of things and a lot of people, but I don’t talk about it or brag about it because that’s between God and me, and I’m no better than anybody else

Be Beautiful & Brainy

“I was a little fat pudgy kid with big thick glasses, and I was quiet and never said a word, you know – teachers loved me, straight-A student. Growing up in Texas, you were either pretty or smart. Smart didn’t

Be Beautiful & Brainy

“I was a little fat pudgy kid with big thick glasses, and I was quiet and never said a word, you know – teachers loved me, straight-A student. Growing up in Texas, you were either pretty or smart. Smart didn’t

Protectors of Our Liberty

“Celebrate those who protect our liberty.” ~ John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States (1961-1963) goo.gl/u7Obcu

Protectors of Our Liberty

“Celebrate those who protect our liberty.” ~ John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States (1961-1963) goo.gl/u7Obcu

Our Liberty

“As government expands, liberty contracts.” ~ Ronald Reagan , Actor, Sports Announcer, Politician, 33rd Governor of California (1967–1975), & 40th President of the United States (1/20/1981–1/20/1989) goo.gl/u7Obcu “”

Our Liberty

“As government expands, liberty contracts.” ~ Ronald Reagan , Actor, Sports Announcer, Politician, 33rd Governor of California (1967–1975), & 40th President of the United States (1/20/1981–1/20/1989) goo.gl/u7Obcu “”