22 Total Quotes

Tom Peters Quotes

Almost all quality improvement comes via simplification of design, manufacturing... layout, processes, and procedures.
Tom Peters
#American Businessman #Design

Leaders don't create followers, they create more leaders.
Tom Peters
#American Businessman #Leadership

There is no such thing as a minor lapse of integrity
Tom Peters
#Ethics

Test fast, fail fast, adjust fast.
Tom Peters
#American Businessman

Life is pretty simple: You do some stuff. Most fails. Some works. You do more of what works. If it works big, others quickly copy it. Then you do something else. The trick is the doing something else.
Tom Peters
#Italian Artist #Business

If you're not confused, you're not paying attention.
Tom Peters
#American Businessman

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.
Tom Peters
#Opportunity #American Businessman

Inspiring visions rarely (I'm tempted to say never) include numbers.
Tom Peters
#Include

Design is so critical it should be on the agenda of every meeting in every single department.
Tom Peters
#American Businessman #Design

It seems hard to believe in May that my wife and two kids will go to a game until 10:30 p.m., ... and then try to make the 7 a.m. school bus the next day.
Tom Peters
#Kids

We'll be paying the same amount of money for tickets,
Tom Peters
#Money

This league will effectively become a glorified high school and independent league.
Tom Peters
#School

Now that we have this opportunity, we need to get with the program. (We've) no idea how long it will last,
Tom Peters
#Opportunity

I'm most proud of the fact that we've increased our Disaster Assistance Team from three to 50 people. We recently set a goal to recruit 100 more people to be on the Disaster Services Human Resources Team that can be called out of the area.
Tom Peters
#Disaster

South Africa has all the tools to compete in the new global village - an eager workforce, ready to take on any challenge.
Tom Peters
#American Businessman #Africa

My charge to the design team was for them to do the meanest, scrappiest, street-fighting dog they could sketch.
Tom Peters
#Design