Body Mind Team Play
An active body improves learning.
The brain is like a parachute.
It only works when it is open.
If you want to go fast
If you want to go long
Learning is boosted when you get inspired.
"Life would be tragic if it weren't funny."
"Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts."
"We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them."
“A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit.”
“A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way and shows the way.”
“A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.”
“Average leaders raise the bar on themselves; Good leaders raise the bar for others; Great leaders inspire others to raise their own bar.”
“Believe you can and you're halfway there.”
“Common sense is not that common.”
“Do or do not. There is no try.”
“Don’t find fault, find a remedy.”
“Don’t tell people how to do things, tell them what to do and let them surprise you with their results.”
“Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.”
“I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the water to create many ripples.”
“I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.”
“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.”
“It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.”
“Leadership => Dreams & Details”.
“Leadership is a choice, not a position.”
“Leadership is unlocking people’s potential to become better.”
“Many people know the price of things, very few the value”
“My job is not to be easy on people. My job is to take these great people we have and to push them and make them even better.”
“Nothing will work unless you do.”
“Remember, that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.”
“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication”
“Some people dream of the future. We built it”.
“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.”
“Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip”
“The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high, and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it”
“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.”
“The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.”
“The quality of a leader is reflected in the standards they set for themselves.”
“The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.”
“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”
“There are only two days in the year that nothing can be done. One is called yesterday, and the other is called tomorrow, so today is the right day to love, believe, do and mostly live.”
“To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.”
“Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.”
“What is money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.”
“Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.”
“When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.”
“When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.”
“Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.”
“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.”
”If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough”
A business enterprise must have a purpose beyond making money, or else it will inevitably fail.
A clear rejection is better than a fake promise.
A few people will change your life forever. Find them.
A free opinion is worth every penny you paid.
A lot of problems in the world would disappear if we talked to each other instead of about each other.
A true friend defends you in your absence and tells you the truth in your presence.
Age is no obstacle. It is a limitation that you impose on your mind.
Aim for the moon and execute like you would die tomorrow.
An arrow can only be shot by pulling it backwards – When life is dragging you back, just imagine that it’s going to launch you into something great.
Are you busy? Or are you productive?
As a Team we are stronger.
Be “at the table” - Not “on the table”
Be a Missionary not a Mercenary
Be humble and Hungry.
Be Interested, not interesting.
Be patient. Nothing worth doing is worth doing quickly.
By considering others opinions you gain mutual respect.
Corporate Purpose: To deliver a better, more sustainable world to our children.
Creativity that isn’t tied to making money is just a hobby and not a viable business concept.
Delete negative thinking and negative people and your life gets much easier.
Democracy is not 2 Wolves and 1 Sheep voting on what we should have for dinner.
Do not educate your child to be rich. Educate them to be happy. So when they grow up, they’ll know the value of things, not the price.
Do not end up spending money you don’t have, on things you don’t need, to create impressions that won’t last, on people you don’t care about.
Do you listen because you want to learn, or because you want to say something?
Doing what you like is Freedom. Liking what you do is happiness.
Don’t be Big. Be Quick.
Don’t get Court-Up in Keeping-Up.
Don’t look back. You are not going that way anyway.
Don’t raise your voice, improve your argument.
Don’t turn your ”What if” into “If only” => Turn them into “Why Not”.
Don’t worry about what people say behind your back. They are the people who are finding faults in your life, instead of fixing their own.
Employ your imagination rather than remembering your past.
Escape the pressures of your Mobil’s beeping and create space to think & live.
Failure is your friend: Every "Breakdown" is the opportunity for a "Breakthrough".
Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.
Grid-values: small, smart, efficient.
Have fun in life and add 10 years to it.
Have you made a difference for somebody today?
I don’t know exactly where we are or where we are heading, but we are going at a good speed….
I respect a person who respects me when I’m not around.
If you are not prepared to go all the way, why go at all.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
If you don’t fight for what you want, then don’t cry for what you lost.
If you don’t know what your edge is, you don’t have one.
If you fail in your preparation, you can just as well prepare to fail.
If you lag behind, you will be left behind.
If you want to go fast - go alone. If you want to go long – go together
If your dreams don’t scare you, they are not big enough.
In the world of technology, you must give up control, which is the hardest thing to do, because you feel you need to control things to get things done.
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
It is not the grades you make, but the hands you shake.
It’s too late to be a pessimist.
Know the way, show the way, go the way
Listen with the intent to understand, not respond.
Listening is the cornerstone of empathy.
Live actively to add more years to your life and more life to your years.
Long-term predictions are history. You have to sail by sight.
Mankind seldom wants true opinions but strives with illusions.
Money does not make people happy. People make people happy.
“Nature doesn’t need People. People need Nature.” Harrison Ford
Never over-promise and under-deliver.
Never stop learning because life never stops teaching.
Nothing of value is formed in a minute.
Nothing worth building is worth building in a rush.
People: Do not manage people. Inspire their behavior.
Plan in decades. Think in years. Work in months. Live in days.
Planet: The Challenges is huge, but the opportunities are even huger.
Respect is earned, not given.
Storms make trees grow deeper roots.
Success: Put People before Money.
The mind is like a parachute – it works best if it's open.
The more I prepare, the luckier I get.
The Purpose of life is a life with Purpose.
The Stone Age did not end because we ran out of stone.
The value of something becomes clear when it becomes a memory.
The winner blames himself. The loser blames others.
To be a great company today, you also must be a sustainable company.
Today’s leadership: Do not Predict and Control but Sense and Respond.
Trust people until they give you a reason not to.
We are asleep – until something wakes us up.
We don't stop having fun and growing because we get old. We get old because we stop having fun and growing.
We need Collaboration – Imagination – Determination – Because failure is not an option.
You can never misuse the word “Thank You”.
You either can make the future or be overtaken by it.
You lose 100% of the attempts, which you avoided trying.
Your smile is your logo, your personality is your business card, how you leave others feeling becomes your trademark.
Time is nothing. Timing is everything.
It is all about Mind over Matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.
Passion is fueling out lives highs and lows. So don’t let logic get in the way of passion.