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Many drops make a bucket, many buckets make a pond, many ponds make a lake, and many lakes make an ocean.
Percy Ross
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Most of the media... is positioning the merger with Compaq and the recent actions by Walter Hewlett and David Packard as a fight between the past and the future.
Carly Fiorina
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Henry Ford
The highest use of capital is not to make more money, but to make money do more for the betterment of life.
Henry Ford
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Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.
Paul Meyer
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David Ogilvy
Much of the messy advertising you see on television today is the product of committees. Committees can criticize advertisements, but they should never be allowed to create them.
David Ogilvy
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There is no system that is inherently moral if the participants themselves are not.
Lee Raymond
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Jim Rohn
Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.
Jim Rohn
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Poor is the man who does not know his own intrinsic worth and tends to measure everything by relative value. A man of financial wealth who values himself by his financial net worth is poorer than a poor man who values himself by his intrinsic self worth.
Sidney Madwed
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Jack Welch
Control your own destiny or someone else will.
Jack Welch
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Just because your ad looks good is no insurance that it will get looked at. How many people do you know who are impeccably groomed... but dull?
William Bernbach
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Les Brown
Shoot for the moon and if you miss you will still be among the stars.
Les Brown
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Andrew Carnegie
I shall argue that strong men, conversely, know when to compromise and that all principles can be compromised to serve a greater principle.
Andrew Carnegie
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Effective management always means asking the right question.
Robert Heller
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Andrew Carnegie
You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
Andrew Carnegie
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Bill Gates
Since when has the world of computer software design been about what people want? This is a simple question of evolution. The day is quickly coming when every knee will bow down to a silicon fist, and you will all beg your binary gods for mercy.
Bill Gates
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Donald Trump
If you're interested in 'balancing' work and pleasure, stop trying to balance them. Instead make your work more pleasurable.
Donald Trump
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We must learn to balance the material wonders of technology with the spiritual demands of our human race.
John Naisbitt
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Jim Rohn
Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.
Jim Rohn
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Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy.
Robert Half
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You know, gentlemen, that I do not owe any personal income tax. But nevertheless, I send a small check, now and then, to the Internal Revenue Service out of the kindness of my heart.
David Rockefeller
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Les Brown
If you are carrying strong feelings about something that happened in your past, they may hinder your ability to live in the present.
Les Brown
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Computing is not about computers any more. It is about living.
Nicholas Negroponte
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Consumers are statistics. Customers are people.
Stanley Marcus
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Jack Welch
Globalization has changed us into a company that searches the world, not just to sell or to source, but to find intellectual capital - the world's best talents and greatest ideas.
Jack Welch
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Look, we play the Star Spangled Banner before every game. You want us to pay income taxes, too?
Bill Veeck
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David Ogilvy
Political advertising ought to be stopped. It's the only really dishonest kind of advertising that's left. It's totally dishonest.
David Ogilvy
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Henry Ford was right. A prosperous economy requires that workers be able to buy the products that they produce. This is as true in a global economy as a national one.
John Sweeney
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Time = Life, Therefore, waste your time and waste of your life, or master your time and master your life.
Alan Lakein
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Failing to plan is planning to fail.
Alan Lakein
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In all planing you make a list and you set priorities.
Alan Lakein
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