Leadership is no longer about your position. It's now more about your passion for excellence and making a difference You can lead without a title— Robin Sharma
Practical Different Jobs quotations
Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice.
Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.
They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.
When you teach a man to hate and fear his brother, when you teach that he is a lesser man because of his color or his beliefs or the policies he pursues, when you teach that those who differ from you threaten your freedom or your job or your family, then you also learn to confront others not as fellow citizens but as enemies...
Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.
It's a different kind of economic recovery.
The kind where bankers steal trillions and you don't have a job.
Some of the senior people, the very senior astronauts, shook my hand and said, 'K.C., you did a great job. Don't let anyone tell you different.'
I keep myself content by doing lots of different stuff and make sure that my next role is completely different to the last. I just enjoy the versatility of it, the challenge of doing lots of different things. It keeps the job interesting.
Quality is more important than quantity. One home run is much better than two doubles.
Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.
I want to be able to look back someday and say, "I did make a difference.
" Whether is was to open the minds of people to think that a woman can do a good job, or whether it's the fact that so many kids out there think that they could be like me.
There is a difference between conceit and confidence.
Conceit is bragging about yourself. Confidence means you believe you can get the job done.
When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn't really do it, they just saw something.
If you haven't found it yet, keep looking.
What i would not do is flaunt my Indianess by wearing a saree to work everyday, because it distracts from the Job. So, i would not do that. When in Rome, do as the Romans do. Social events are different. If i feel comfortable in a saree for a social event, I wear it.
The only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work
We have always been shameless about stealing great ideas.
Don't be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people's thinking.
Details matter, it's worth waiting to get it right.
Embracing uniqueness and showcasing the beauty of our differences is what I am all about so the fact that my words and image can impact positive change is a perk of this job I never expected I would have.
Focus and simplicity...once you get there, you can move mountains.
In 1989, I started the National Association of Business Women.
We incorporated microfinance and different job training for women. We did a survey, with USAID, that found women lacked training, credit and information.
If you want to live your life in a creative way, as an artist, you have to not look back too much. You have to be willing to take whatever you've done and whoever you were and throw them away.
I don't think I am a star; I consider myself like any other girl who is of my age. Others may be working in office and doing different jobs. Similarly I don't think I am doing something different... I am also working.
As human beings, our job in life is to help people realize how rare and valuable each one of us really is, that each of us has something that no one else has-or ever will have-something inside that is unique to all time.
The job of a judge is to figure out what the law says, not what he wants it to say. There is a difference between the role of a judge and that of a policy maker... Judging requires a certain impartiality.
Everything I do is unfabulous. Im the most normal person. I love walking everywhere, and going to hole-in-the-wall places, like nail shops, because they do the best job. And I go to vintage stores rather than high-end boutiques, because I like to dress different from other people.
I believe it is the duty of each of us to act as if the fate of the world depended on him. Admittedly, one man by himself cannot do the job. However, one man can make a difference. We must live for the future of the human race, and not for our own comfort or success.
Don't settle, as with all matters of the heart you'll know when you find it
It isn't an easy job to paint oneself - at any rate if it is to be different from a photograph. And you see - this, in my opinion, is the advantage that impressionism possesses over all the other things; it is not banal, and one seeks after a deeper resemblance than the photograph.
Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently.
It ain't easy to break out of a mold, but if you do your work, people will ultimately see what you're capable of. Too often, people find it easier to make assumptions and stick with what they believe. They put you in a place and it makes their job easier. The good people constantly search for something different.
For a successful entrepreneur it can mean extreme wealth.
But with extreme wealth comes extreme responsibility. And the responsibility for me is to invest in creating new businesses, create jobs, employ people, and to put money aside to tackle issues where we can make a difference.
I would trade all of my technology for an afternoon with Socrates.
My job is to call attention to the things that I think are the difference between winning and losing. If I can't do that then I have failed as a coach.