"He stirred the ashes of defeat and found an ember of opportunity" Anonymous
"In life’s unforgiving arithmetic, we are the sum of our choices." George Will
"What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the Master calls a butterfly." Anonymous
"The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches, but to reveal to him his own." Benjamin Disraeli
"…there was little in the way of precedent..." From Leadership: Lessons from the Presidents for Turbulent Times by Doris Kerns Goodwin
“To adapt a Margaret Thatcher-ism: Being smart is like being a lady; if you have to tell people you are, you aren’t.” Meghan Kruger
"The days are long, but the years are short." Anonymous
“Recognizing that inflection point — the point at which our continuing to rework our work reaches a law of diminishing returns — is one of the hardest skills to learn, but also one of the most necessary.”
"We have been taught how to learn from experience, but what is needed today is the ability to learn without experience. What's needed today is conceptual reasoning skills that connect new ideas and work across contexts."
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: "Don't confuse what people in Washington are saying for what people in the country are feeling."