Don’t be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams.
~ Ralph Waldo Emmerson
Tag archive: learning
Do you want to know who you are? Don’t ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
~ Thomas Jefferson
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
~ Lao Tzu
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person’s character lies in their own hands.
~ Anne Frank
Monday’s big reveal went smoothly. Many people complimented me on on my new “do”. I thanked them. No point in destroying that illusion. It makes for quick preparation for work – no blow-drying, no styling. I could get used to this!
Don’t join an easy crowd; you won’t grow. Go where the expectations and the demands to perform are high.
~ Jim Rohn
I’m a big believer in making big mistakes and that’s how you figure your life out and who you are and what you want.
~ Susan Sarandon, The Age, Saturday 14 May 2016.
Learning from our mistakes is often touted as a powerful learning method. Many notable humans give testament to its value but really, no one likes to fail. In the world of business, it seems that some organisations are interested in failure in a new measure – the return on failure!
You learn to speak by speaking, to study by studying, to run by running, to work by working; in just the same way, you learn to love by loving.
~ Anatole France