quote by Marcus Buckingham

Innovation and best practices can be sown throughout an organization - but only when they fall on fertile ground.

— Marcus Buckingham

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Thank God for the tsunami, and thank God that two thousand dead Swedes are fertilizing the ground over there [in Asia]. How many of these two thousand, do you suppose, were fags and dykes? This is how the Lord deals with His enemies. And the Lord has got some enemies. And Sweden heads the list. You filthy Swedes. You filthy Swedes!


Fertile ground quote The greatest oak was once a little nut who held her ground.
The greatest oak was once a little nut who held her ground.

When more Americans prefer freebies to freedom, these great United States will become a fertile ground for tyranny.

Fertile ground quote The greatest oak was once a little nut who held his ground.
The greatest oak was once a little nut who held his ground.
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What one person can do is to plant the seeds of love and outrage in the hearts of a movement. And if those hearts are fertile ground, those seeds of love and outrage will grow into a revolution.

Why do we keep believing that we can control nature,even as it banishes us repeatedly from our homes in search of new fertile ground?

We need to remind each other that the cup of sorrow is also the cup of joy, that precisely what causes us sadness can become the fertile ground for gladness.


Fertile ground quote To touch the soul of another human being is to walk on holy ground
To touch the soul of another human being is to walk on holy ground
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Chaos theory, a more recent invention, is equally fertile ground for those with a bent for abusing sense. It is unfortunately named, for 'chaos' implies randomness. Chaos in the technical sense is not random at all. It is completely determined, but it depends hugely, in strangely hard-to-predict ways, on tiny differences in initial conditions.

All writers have roots they draw from - travel, work, family.

My roots are in science and it is fertile ground for fiction.

Chaos was the natural law of the universe.

Indifference was the engine of entropy. Man's apathy was the fertile ground in which the dark spirits tended their seeds.

Fertile ground quote keep your feet on the ground, when your head's in the clouds
keep your feet on the ground, when your head's in the clouds
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The story of what has happened to women in Afghanistan, however, is a very important one, and fertile ground for fiction.

God makes the life fertile by disappointments, as he makes the ground fertile by frosts.


Heartache is very fertile ground for song-making but so is happiness, so is absolute bliss.

Fertile ground quote Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something; in the absence of good gr
Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something; in the absence of good grounds for belief, he will be satisfied with bad ones.

Uncertainty is the fertile ground of pure creativity and freedom.

I think sadness and anger are really fertile ground for comedy.

No one is really interested in a happy person doing comedy.

You can take the high moral ground intellectually, but if it ever happens to you personally, I don't know that I could honestly say that I wouldn't want to kill someone who took someone away from me. So, it's a rich, fertile ground for great characters and great storytelling. That was the impetus.

Fertile ground quote Keep your feet on the ground, when your head is in the clouds
Keep your feet on the ground, when your head is in the clouds
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Our minds work like a garden. It is fertile ground that accepts any and everything we plant. Good or evil, constructive or destructive, our lives will bear the fruit of the seeds we plant in our minds.


What once seemed such a curse has become a blessing.

All the agony that threatened to destroy my life now seems like the fertile ground for greater trust, stronger hope, and deeper love.

Insurrection: Insurrection as soon as circumstances allow: insurrection, strenuous, ubiquitous: the insurrection of the masses: the holy war of the oppressed: the republic to make republicans: the people in action to initiate progress. Let the insurrection announce with its awful voice the decrees of God: let it clear and level the ground on which its own immortal structure shall be raised. Let it, like the Nile, flood all the country that it is destined to make fertile.

A free economy is as essential to society as democratic political institutions.

A strong market-based economy is the fertile ground for democratic freedoms that we think are important.

To preserve the silence within--amid all the noise.

To remain open and quiet, a moist humus in the fertile darkness where the rain falls and the grain ripens--no matter how many tramp across the parade ground in whirling dust under an arid sky.

The lack of trust in supranational entities and cosmopolitan elite creates a fertile ground for tribalist belongings and reactionary politics.


You're going to run into a great deal of opinions.

I think that's just fertile ground for us. What else would you want to write a show about than something that is that much of a pressure cooker, that has that much influence and impact? We're going to run into a lot of different opinions, but it's inspiring to me that newsmen and newswomen have reached out and said how thrilled they are with what we're doing.

The nineties as a pop cultural sphere was a really fertile time for feminism that was grounded and located in popular culture. I'm talking about before the Spice Girls - Sassy Magazine, riot grrrl, the Beastie Boys, Nirvana. You had this alternative culture that was very much speaking up on behalf of women and in favor of women.

We can look at history and see that [political turmoil is] fertile ground for art.

If you can make something genuine, then the ground is fertile for introducing something new. And that happened a few times in my life where I could sow the seeds and see something grow out of it.

The paradox is the seed of truth. This germ just needs a fertile ground to flourish and bear fruit.


In the food case in particular, one of the technologies that could help there - genetic technologies that could create better crops with higher yields and less need for water and fertilizer - is tremendously feared. Very little of that fear is scientifically grounded.

Wherever the Net arises, there arises also a rebel to resist human control.

..A network nurtures small failures in order that large failures don't happen as often. It is...fertile ground for learning, adaptation, and evolution...The only organization capable of unprejudiced growth, or unguided learning, is a network. All other topologies limit what can happen.

Since Hollywood seems to be more interested in people wearing tights and using powers, there seems to be a fertile ground for movies about real human beings.

Hope is like air if not built on a fertile ground.

A ground that requires attention and nurturing. You cannot stop working on that ground even if the hope is sprouting higher into the sky.

There are specific times where film noir is a natural concomitant of the mood.

When there's insecurity, collapse of financial systems - that's where film noir always hits fertile ground.


Family was a fertile breeding ground for the kind of psychological bacteria that warped minds and devoured hope.

You, that have toiled during youth, to set your son upon higher ground, and to enable him to begin where you left off, do not expect that son to be what you were, - diligent, modest, active, simple in his tastes, fertile in resources. You have put him under quite a different master. Poverty educated you; wealth will educate him. You cannot suppose the result will be the same.

You can really bring so much more to rock'n'roll.

Rock'n'roll is the most accepting, is the most fertile ground for creating hybrid forms of music and hybrid forms of show, if you draw from many, many different wells. It's just unfortunate so many rock'n'roll stars only bother to learn how to play like Led Zeppelin and/or the Rolling Stones and that's what you get, disc after disc and show after show.

I know it is possible not only to restore trust but to actually enhance it.

The difficult things that we got through with the important people in our lives can become fertile ground for the growth of enduring trust - trust that is actually stronger because it's been tested and proved through challenge.