Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
No one has ever drowned in sweat.
If you don’t make a total commitment to whatever you’re doing, then you start looking to bail out the first time the boat starts leaking. It’s tough enough getting that boat to shore with everybody rowing, let alone when a guy stands up and starts putting his life jacket on.
Topics: Commitment, Dedication
If he’s got golf clubs in his truck or a camper in his driveway, I don’t hire him.
Coaching is nothing more than eliminating mistakes before you get fired.
You’ll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
In the successful organization, no detail is too small to escape close attention.
All winning teams are goal-oriented. Teams like these win consistently because everyone connected with them concentrates on specific objectives. They go about their business with blinders on; nothing will distract them from achieving their aims.
I have a lifetime contract. That means I can’t be fired during the third quarter if we are ahead and moving the ball.
You were not born a winner, and you were not born a loser. You are what you make yourself be.
Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
Don’t be a spectator, don’t let life pass you by.
Don’t tell your problems to people: eighty percent don’t care; and the other twenty percent are glad you have them.
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