Posts Tagged: work

Behaving Like a Princess

“Behaving like a princess is work. It’s not just about looking beautiful or wearing a crown. It’s more about how you are inside.” ~ Julie Andrews a.k.a., Film and Stage Actress, Singer, Author, Theatre Director & Dancer

Behaving Like a Princess

“Behaving like a princess is work. It’s not just about looking beautiful or wearing a crown. It’s more about how you are inside.” ~ Julie Andrews a.k.a., Film and Stage Actress, Singer, Author, Theatre Director & Dancer

A Passion for Something

“When you have a passion for something then you tend not only to be better at it, but you work harder at it too.” ~ Vera Wang, Fashion Designer & Author

A Passion for Something

“When you have a passion for something then you tend not only to be better at it, but you work harder at it too.” ~ Vera Wang, Fashion Designer & Author

When We Possess a Vision

“Dreams can become a reality when we possess a vision that is characterized by the willingness to work hard, a desire for excellence, and a belief in our right and our responsibility to be equal members of society.” ~ Janet

When We Possess a Vision

“Dreams can become a reality when we possess a vision that is characterized by the willingness to work hard, a desire for excellence, and a belief in our right and our responsibility to be equal members of society.” ~ Janet

To Do Great Work

“I think it’s important to do great work.” ~ Kyra Sedwick, a.k.a Kyra Minturn Sedgwick Bacon Actress, Producer, Satellite Awards (2005, 2006), Gracie Allen Award (2006), Golden Globe (2007), People’s Choice Award (2009), Hollywood Walk of Fame (2009) & Primetime

To Do Great Work

“I think it’s important to do great work.” ~ Kyra Sedwick, a.k.a Kyra Minturn Sedgwick Bacon Actress, Producer, Satellite Awards (2005, 2006), Gracie Allen Award (2006), Golden Globe (2007), People’s Choice Award (2009), Hollywood Walk of Fame (2009) & Primetime

Business: Risks & Chances

“In business, there’s a difference between a risk and a chance. A well-calculated risk may very well end up as an investment in your business. A careless chance can cause it to crumble. And when an opportunity presents itself, never

Business: Risks & Chances

“In business, there’s a difference between a risk and a chance. A well-calculated risk may very well end up as an investment in your business. A careless chance can cause it to crumble. And when an opportunity presents itself, never

Humanity’s Mixes

“It’s not even about black and white anymore, because so many people are from mixed backgrounds and mixed ethnicities, and it’s just a great time to be able to pull all that together.” ~ George Lopez, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show

Humanity’s Mixes

“It’s not even about black and white anymore, because so many people are from mixed backgrounds and mixed ethnicities, and it’s just a great time to be able to pull all that together.” ~ George Lopez, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show

An Opera in the Cotton Fields

“I used to work in the cotton fields a lot when I was young. There were a lot of African Americans working out there. A lot of Mexicans – the blacks and the whites and the Mexicans, all out there

An Opera in the Cotton Fields

“I used to work in the cotton fields a lot when I was young. There were a lot of African Americans working out there. A lot of Mexicans – the blacks and the whites and the Mexicans, all out there

Their Ideal Future

“All successful people, men and women, are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.” ~ Brian Tracy, Author, Keynote Speaker,

Their Ideal Future

“All successful people, men and women, are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.” ~ Brian Tracy, Author, Keynote Speaker,

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

The Christmases in Our Lives

“It’s true, Christmas can feel like a lot of work, particularly for mothers. But when you look back on all the Christmases in your life, you’ll find you’ve created family traditions and lasting memories. Those memories, good and bad, are

The Christmases in Our Lives

“It’s true, Christmas can feel like a lot of work, particularly for mothers. But when you look back on all the Christmases in your life, you’ll find you’ve created family traditions and lasting memories. Those memories, good and bad, are

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

Self: Respect & Disciplines

“Respect your efforts, respect yourself. Self-respect leads to self-discipline. When you have both firmly under your belt, that’s real power.” ~ Clinton “Clint” Eastwood Jr., Actor, Director, Producer, Composer, Musician, Businessman & Politician

Self: Respect & Disciplines

“Respect your efforts, respect yourself. Self-respect leads to self-discipline. When you have both firmly under your belt, that’s real power.” ~ Clinton “Clint” Eastwood Jr., Actor, Director, Producer, Composer, Musician, Businessman & Politician

Cycle of Creativity

“The cycle of creativity is only complete when your work goes out into the world.” ~ Marc Zegans, Creative Development Advisor

Cycle of Creativity

“The cycle of creativity is only complete when your work goes out into the world.” ~ Marc Zegans, Creative Development Advisor

Challenging Ourselves

“With each new painting, I challenge myself to do something — anything — that I’ve never done before. This game keeps me from falling into habitual ruts and places me on the edge of what is known. Inevitably, this keeps

Challenging Ourselves

“With each new painting, I challenge myself to do something — anything — that I’ve never done before. This game keeps me from falling into habitual ruts and places me on the edge of what is known. Inevitably, this keeps

You Will Make It!

“If you are hardworking and determined, you will make it and that’s the bottom line’’. ~ Isabel dos Santos, Investor

You Will Make It!

“If you are hardworking and determined, you will make it and that’s the bottom line’’. ~ Isabel dos Santos, Investor

Passion: The Driving Fire

“Whether you’ve found your calling, or if you’re still searching, passion should be the fire that drives your life’s work.” ~ Michael Dell, Founder of Dell Computers

Passion: The Driving Fire

“Whether you’ve found your calling, or if you’re still searching, passion should be the fire that drives your life’s work.” ~ Michael Dell, Founder of Dell Computers

Do It, Spectacularly!

“If I’m going to do something, I do it spectacularly or I don’t do it at all.” ~ Al-Waleed bin Talal, Businessman & Investor

Do It, Spectacularly!

“If I’m going to do something, I do it spectacularly or I don’t do it at all.” ~ Al-Waleed bin Talal, Businessman & Investor

Journeying to Your Entrepreneurial Passion

“If you want to begin the journey to discover your entrepreneurial passion you, first, must analyze your own interests, strengths, weaknesses, and desires. You must consider carefully how hard you want to work. And, then, you must research in a

Journeying to Your Entrepreneurial Passion

“If you want to begin the journey to discover your entrepreneurial passion you, first, must analyze your own interests, strengths, weaknesses, and desires. You must consider carefully how hard you want to work. And, then, you must research in a

Attributes of Leadership

“I know of no single formula for success. But over the years I have observed that some attributes of leadership are universal and are often about finding ways of encouraging people to combine their efforts, their talents, their insights, their

Attributes of Leadership

“I know of no single formula for success. But over the years I have observed that some attributes of leadership are universal and are often about finding ways of encouraging people to combine their efforts, their talents, their insights, their

It’s Out There!

“I always told my mother I wanted a job where I could have a lot of fun and have a lot of time off. She asked me where I was going to find that, and I said, ‘I don’t know,

It’s Out There!

“I always told my mother I wanted a job where I could have a lot of fun and have a lot of time off. She asked me where I was going to find that, and I said, ‘I don’t know,

Good, Hard, Honest

“Work hard, be honest, and keep good company.” ~ Mr. & Mrs. Gene Bronner, Farmer & Homemaker

Good, Hard, Honest

“Work hard, be honest, and keep good company.” ~ Mr. & Mrs. Gene Bronner, Farmer & Homemaker

To Stay on Top of Things

When asked to share her secret to having a long career in a competitive industry: “There is no secret. Prayer, good old-fashioned hard work, giving the personal touch, never compromising my integrity, listening to good business advice and keep a

To Stay on Top of Things

When asked to share her secret to having a long career in a competitive industry: “There is no secret. Prayer, good old-fashioned hard work, giving the personal touch, never compromising my integrity, listening to good business advice and keep a

A Claim to Fame

“My claim to fame will not be that I inherited my father’s company and bled it. My claim to fame will be that I inherited my father’s entrepreneurship abilities and I built many companies. Not only did I build them,

A Claim to Fame

“My claim to fame will not be that I inherited my father’s company and bled it. My claim to fame will be that I inherited my father’s entrepreneurship abilities and I built many companies. Not only did I build them,

An Essential Value

“The main advice I feel I shall give to young talents, on top of always and firmly believing in their passions, is to be humble. In our field, and not only (our field), it’s an essential value to grow professionally.” 

An Essential Value

“The main advice I feel I shall give to young talents, on top of always and firmly believing in their passions, is to be humble. In our field, and not only (our field), it’s an essential value to grow professionally.” 

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