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Team Building Quotes by Barbara Bush

Team Building Quotes by Barbara Bush

 

Barbara Bush was the wife of George H.W. Bush, 41st President of the United States. She served as First Lady of the United States from 1989 to 1993. Barbara Bush had previously served as Second Lady of the United States from 1981 to 1989. As First Lady of the United States, Bush worked to advance the cause of universal literacy, founding the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy.

We have put together a collection of quotes from Barbara Bush, which you can use to motivate and build your team:

“If human beings are perceived as potentials rather than problems, as possessing strengths instead of weaknesses, as unlimited rather that dull and unresponsive, then they thrive and grow to their capabilities.”
– Barbara Bush

“When you come to a roadblock, take a detour.”
– Barbara Bush

“If human beings are perceived as potentials rather than problems, as possessing strengths instead of weaknesses, as unlimited rather that dull and unresponsive, then they thrive and grow to their capabilities.”
– Barbara Bush

“Value your friendship. Value your relationships.”
– Barbara Bush

“Giving frees us from the familiar territory of our own needs by opening our mind to the unexplained worlds occupied by the needs of others.”
– Barbara Bush

“You just don’t luck into things as much as you’d like to think you do. You build step by step, whether it’s friendships or opportunities.”
– Barbara Bush

“Believe in something larger than yourself… get involved in the big ideas of your time.”
– Barbara Bush

“You get nothing done if you don’t listen to each other.”
– Barbara Bush

“You get nothing done if you don’t listen to each other.”
– Barbara Bush

“My worst expectations never happened.”
– Barbara Bush

“Cherish your human connections – your relationships with friends and family.”
– Barbara Bush

 

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Team Building Quotes From George S. Patton

Team Building Quotes From George S. Patton

General George S. Patton was a senior officer of the United States Army who commanded the U.S. Seventh Army in World War II, but was known for his known for his leadership of the U.S. Third Army in France and Germany following the Allied invasion of Normandy in June 1944. Patton was a colorful character with a hard-driving personality. His success as a commander were at times overshadowed by his controversial public statements. Patton had a philosophy of leading from the front and had the ability to inspire his troop with his speeches. His strong emphasis on rapid and aggressive, offensive, often proved effective.

We have put together a collection of quotes from George S. Patton, which you can use to motivate and build your team:

“Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory.”
– George S. Patton

Prepare for the unknown by studying how others in the past have coped with the unforeseeable and the unpredictable.
– George S. Patton

Better to fight for something than live for nothing.
– George S. Patton

Don’t tell people how to do things, tell them what to do and let them surprise you with their results.
– George S. Patton

Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.
– George S. Patton

You need to overcome the tug of people against you as you reach for high goals.
– George S. Patton

Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.
– George S. Patton

We herd sheep, we drive cattle, we lead people. Lead me, follow me, or get out of my way.
– George S. Patton

Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.
– George S. Patton

If a man does his best, what else is there?
– George S. Patton

Always do everything you ask of those you command.
– George S. Patton

A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.
– George S. Patton

If everyone is thinking alike, then somebody isn’t thinking.
– George S. Patton

If you tell people where to go, but not how to get there, you’ll be amazed at the results.
– George S. Patton

There is only one sort of discipline, perfect discipline.
– George S. Patton

 

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Team Building Quotes From Norman Vincent Peale

Team Building Quotes From Norman Vincent Peale

Norman Vincent Peale was an American minister and author known for his work in popularizing the concept of positive thinking. First published in 1952, The Power of Positive Thinking, was by far his most read work. The book stayed on the New York Times bestseller list for 186 consecutive weeks. Some of his other popular works include The Art of LivingA Guide to Confident LivingThe Tough-Minded Optimist, and Inspiring Messages for Daily Living. Norman Vincent Peale served as a Reformed Church in America pastor at Marble Collegiate Church in New York, from 1932 until his death. During that time the church’s membership grew from about 600 to over 5 000. He was a personal friend of Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan. Ronald Reagan awarded Peale the Presidential Medal of Freedom on March 26, 1984 for his contributions to the field of theology.

We have put together a collection of quotes from Norman Vincent Peale, which you can use to motivate and build your team:

“Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“We’ve all heard that we have to learn from our mistakes, but I think it’s more important to learn from successes. If you learn only from your mistakes, you are inclined to learn only errors.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously. Never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop the picture… Do not build up obstacles in your imagination.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“Change yourself and your work will seem different.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. The way you think about a fact may defeat you before you ever do anything about it. You are overcome by the fact because you think you are.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“When every physical and mental resource is focused, one’s power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven’t half the strength you think they have.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“Change your thoughts and you change your world.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear. Perhaps the action you take will be successful; perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow. But any action is better than no action at all.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“It’s always too early to quit.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don’t take yourself so seriously.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“If you put off everything till you’re sure of it, you’ll never get anything done.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.”
– Norman Vincent Peale

“The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
– Norman Vincent Peale

 

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Team Building Quotes From Robert Kiyosaki

Team Building Quotes From Robert Kiyosaki

Robert Kiyosaki is a well known entrepreneur, investor, author and motivational speaker. He is the author of the book, ‘Rich Dad Poor Dad’, which has become one of the all-time best selling personal finance books. Even though he has become a multi-millionaire teaching people how to become rich, he was himself a failure in business at one point of time and had twice gone bankrupt with his business ventures. However, he did not succumb to the downfall and instead started teaching people how not to become poor and evade erroneous financial decisions. Kiyosaki has given financial advice on a number of television news channels including CNBC, Fox Business, and Bloomberg. Additionally, he appeared on programs such as The Oprah Winfrey Show, Fox and Friends, Larry King Live, The O’Reilly Factor, The Alex Jones Show, Glenn Beck, and Your World with Neil Cavuto.

We have put together a collection of quotes from Robert Kiyosaki, which you can use to motivate and build your team:

“Most businesses think that product is the most important thing, but without great leadership, mission and a team that deliver results at a high level, even the best product won’t make a company successful.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“Face your fears and doubts, and new worlds will open to you.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“Often, in the real world, it’s not the smart that get ahead but the bold.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“If you look at anyone who has achieved great success and wealth, people like Warren Buffett, Oprah Winfrey, or Lance Armstrong, they have all focused intensely in order to win.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“I believe that one key to success is to accept truth, no matter how it’s spoken.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“Inside of every problem lies an opportunity.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“If you are the kind of person who is waiting for the ‘right’ thing to happen, you might wait for a long time. It’s like waiting for all the traffic lights to be green for five miles before starting the trip.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“Education is what you learn after you leave school.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“The power of our thoughts may never be measured or appreciated, but it became obvious to me as a young boy that there was value and power in being aware of my thoughts and how I expressed myself.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“Few people realize that luck is created.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“As long as you blame someone or something else – something outside you that’s bigger than you are – as the source of your problems, the problems won’t get solved.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“If you’re going to be a winner in life, you have to constantly go beyond your best.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“Losers are people who are afraid of losing.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“If you want to go somewhere, it is best to find someone who has already been there.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“The thing I always say to people is this: ‘If you avoid failure, you also avoid success.’ ”
– Robert Kiyosaki

“Success is not a stop sign.”
– Robert Kiyosaki

 

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Team Building Quotes From Richard Branson

Team Building Quotes From Richard Branson

Richard Branson is an English business magnate, investor and philanthropist. He is the founder of the Virgin Group, which controls more than 400 companies. In 1972 he opened a chain of record stores called Virgin Records and which was later known Virgin Megastores. During the 1980’s Branson set up Virgin Atlantic airline and expanded the Virgin Records music label. In March of 2000 he was knighted for “services to entrepeneurship” and has become one of the most prominent figures in British culture for his work in retail, music and transport, his taste for adventure, and for his humanitarian work. In 2002, Richard Branson was named  in the BBC’s poll of the 100 Greatest Britons.

We have put together a collection of quotes from Richard Branson, which you can use to motivate and build your team:

“Fun is one of the most important – and underrated – ingredients in any successful venture. If you’re not having fun, then it’s probably time to call it quits and try something else.”
– Richard Branson

“You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over.”
– Richard Branson

“There’s an inherent danger in letting people think that they have perfected something. When they believe they’ve ‘nailed it,’ most people tend to sit back and rest on their laurels while countless others will be labouring furiously to better their work!”
– Richard Branson

“Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.”
– Richard Branson

“If you want to be more productive, then start at the start: get there on time. Whether it is a meeting, a flight, an appointment or a date, it’s important to ensure you are there when you say you will be there. This may feel like an old-fashioned tip to give, but it has served me well for five decades in business.”
– Richard Branson

“To me, business isn’t about wearing suits or pleasing stockholders. It’s about being true to yourself, your ideas and focusing on the essentials.”
– Richard Branson

“From a young age, I learned to focus on the things I was good at and delegate to others what I was not good at. That’s how Virgin is run. Fantastic people throughout the Virgin Group run our businesses, allowing me to think creatively and strategically.”
– Richard Branson

“My interest in life comes from setting myself huge, apparently unachievable challenges and trying to rise above them.”
– Richard Branson

“A passionate belief in your business and personal objectives can make all the difference between success and failure. If you aren’t proud of what you’re doing, why should anybody else be?”
– Richard Branson

“An exceptional company is the one that gets all the little details right. And the people out on the front line, they know when things are not going right, and they know when things need to be improved. And if you listen to them, you can soon improve all those niggly things which turns an average company into an exceptional company.”
– Richard Branson

“And you know, I’ve had great fun turning quite a lot of different industries on their head and making sure those industries will never be the same again, because Virgin went in and took them on.”
– Richard Branson

“Treat failure as a lesson on how not to approach achieving a goal, and then use that learning to improve your chances of success when you try again. Failure is only the end if you decide to stop.”
– Richard Branson

“My attitude has always been, if you fall flat on your face, at least you’re moving forward. All you have to do is get back up and try again.”
– Richard Branson

“I’m not the sort of person who gives up on things. The first time we crossed the Atlantic in the balloon, it crashed, and we went on and did the Pacific. First time we crossed the Atlantic in a boat, it sank, and we went on and got the record. So, generally speaking, we will pick ourselves up, brush ourselves down, and carry on.”
– Richard Branson

“All you have in business is your reputation – so it’s very important that you keep your word.”
– Richard Branson

“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.”
– Richard Branson

“A good leader doesn’t get stuck behind a desk.”
– Richard Branson

“Being a good listener is absolutely critical to being a good leader; you have to listen to the people who are on the front line.”
– Richard Branson

“There’s no point in starting a business unless you’re going to make a dramatic difference to other people’s lives. So if you’ve got an idea that’s gonna make a big difference to other people’s lives, then just get on and do it.”
– Richard Branson

“A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts.”
– Richard Branson

 

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Team Building Quotes From Donald Trump

Team Building Quotes From Donald Trump

Donald Trump is an American businessman, television producer and newly elected President of the United States.  As a businessman, Trump has built office towers, hotels, casinos, golf courses and other branded facilities worldwide. He was elected as the 45th United States president in the 2016 election and is scheduled to take office on January 20, 2017. At 70 years old, he will be the oldest person to assume the presidency. As of 2016, he was listed by Forbes as the 324th wealthiest person in the world, and 113th in the United States.

We have put together a collection of quotes from Donald Trump, which you can use to motivate and build your team:

“My whole life is about winning. I don’t lose often. I almost never lose.”
– Donald Trump

“Sometimes you need conflict in order to come up with a solution. Through weakness, often times, you can’t make the right sort of settlement, so I’m aggressive, but I also get things done, and in the end, everybody likes me.”
– Donald Trump

“Without passion you don’t have energy, without energy you have nothing.”
– Donald Trump

“Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move on to something that’s more productive.”
– Donald Trump

“In the end, you’re measured not by how much you undertake but by what you finally accomplish.”
– Donald Trump

“What separates the winners from the losers is how a person reacts to each new twist of fate.”
– Donald Trump

“Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you’re generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don’t make.”
– Donald Trump

“As long as you’re going to be thinking anyway, think big.”
– Donald Trump

“If you’re interested in ‘balancing’ work and pleasure, stop trying to balance them. Instead, make your work more pleasurable.”
– Donald Trump

“Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.”
– Donald Trump

“If you love what you do, if you love going to the office, if you really like it – not just say it, but really like it – it keeps you young and energised. I really love what I do.”
– Donald Trump

“It’s always good to be underestimated.”
– Donald Trump

“I have an attention span that’s as long as it has to be.”
– Donald Trump

“I give to everybody. When they call, I give. And do you know what? When I need something from them two years later, three years later, I call them, they are there for me.”
– Donald Trump

“I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That’s where the fun is.”
– Donald Trump

“Everything I do in life is framed through the view of a businessman. That’s my instinct. If I go into a pharmacy to buy shaving cream, then I’m going to look for the best deal on shaving cream.”
– Donald Trump

“I judge people based on their capability, honesty, and merit.”
– Donald Trump

“I always look at it that I work with my employees as opposed to them working for me.”
– Donald Trump

“I wasn’t satisfied just to earn a good living. I was looking to make a statement.”
– Donald Trump

Team Building Quotes From Napoleon Hill

Team Building Quotes From Napoleon Hill

Napoleon Hill was an American author and early producer of personal-success literature. His best-known work, Think and Grow Rich, sold twenty million copies.  Most of his books were promoted as revealing principles to achieve “success”. Hill’s works insisted that fervid expectations are essential to increasing one’s income. Napoleon Hill was an adviser to United States presidents Woodrow Wilson and Franklin Delano Roosevelt.

We have put together a collection of quotes from Napoleon Hill, which you can use to motivate and build your team:

“The ladder of success is never crowded at the top.”
– Napoleon Hill

“Before success comes in any man’s life, he’s sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That’s exactly what the majority of men do.”
– Napoleon Hill

“The starting point of all achievement is desire.”
–  Napoleon Hill

“Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win – essential to success.”
– Napoleon Hill

“Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.”
– Napoleon Hill

“It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.”
– Napoleon Hill

“Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.”
– Napoleon Hill

“Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.”
– Napoleon Hill

“The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.”
– Napoleon Hill

“If you do not conquer self, you will be conquered by self.”
– Napoleon Hill

“Success in its highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which come only to the man who has found the work that he likes best.”
– Napoleon Hill

“It takes half your life before you discover life is a do-it-yourself project.”
– Napoleon Hill

“Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.”
– Napoleon Hill

“It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.”
– Napoleon Hill

“The man who does more than he is paid for will soon be paid for more than he does.”
– Napoleon Hill

“All achievements, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.”
– Napoleon Hill

“Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.”
– Napoleon Hill

“Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt, and remain silent.”
– Napoleon Hill

“If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.”
– Napoleon Hill

“Until you have formed the habit of looking for the good instead of the bad there is in others, you will be neither successful nor happy.”
– Napoleon Hill

“Action is the real measure of intelligence.”
– Napoleon Hill

“Your big opportunity may be right where you are now.”
– Napoleon Hill

“A goal is a dream with a deadline”
-. Napoleon Hill

“Create a definite plan for carrying out your desire and begin at once, whether you ready or not, to put this plan into action.”
– Napoleon Hill

Team Building Quotes From Stephen Hawking

Team Building Quotes by Stephen Hawkings

Stephen Hawking is a theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author and director of research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology within the University of Cambridge. Hawkings was the first to set forth a theory of cosmology explained by a union of the general theory of relativity and quantum mechanics. He is a vigorous supporter of the many-worlds interpretation of quantum mechanics. Stephen Hawking is an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Society of Art, a lifetime member of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences, and a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian award in the United States.

We have put together a collection of quotes from Stephen Hawking, which you can use to motivate and build your team:

“However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.”
– Stephen Hawking

“Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.”
– Stephen Hawking

“Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.”
– Stephen Hawking

“It is no good getting furious if you get stuck. What I do is keep thinking about the problem, but work on something else. Sometimes it is years before I see the way forward. In the case of information loss and black holes, it was 29 years.”
– Stephen Hawking

“People won’t have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.”
– Stephen Hawking

“My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn’t prevent you doing well, and don’t regret the things it interferes with. Don’t be disabled in spirit as well as physically.”
– Stephen Hawking

“When one’s expectations are reduced to zero, one really appreciates everything one does have.”
– Stephen Hawking

“I have so much that I want to do. I hate wasting time.”
– Stephen Hawking

“Obviously, because of my disability, I need assistance. But I have always tried to overcome the limitations of my condition and lead as full a life as possible. I have traveled the world, from the Antarctic to zero gravity.”
– Stephen Hawking

“I believe things cannot make themselves impossible.”
-Stephen Hawking

“The past, like the future, is indefinite and exists only as a spectrum of possibilities.”
– Stephen Hawking

“We are all different. There is no such thing as a standard or run-of-the-mill human being, but we share the same human spirit.”
– Stephen Hawking

 

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Team Building Quotes From Mohammad Ali

Team Building Quotes From Mohammed Ali

Mohammad Ali is an American former professional boxer, generally considered among the greatest heavyweights in the history of the sport. He is one of the most recognized sports figures in the past 100 years and was crowned “Sportsman of the Century” by Sports Illustrated and “Sports Personality of the Century” by the BBC. Ali remains the only three-time lineal world heavyweight champion; he won the title in 1964, 1974, and 1978. Between February 25, 1964 and September 19, 1964 Muhammad Ali reigned as the undisputed heavyweight boxing champion. Nicknamed “The Greatest”, Ali was involved in several historic boxing matches. Notable among these were the first Liston fight, three with rival Joe Frazier, and one with George Foreman.

We have put together a collection of quotes from Mohammad Ali, which you can use to motivate and build your team:

“Friendship… is not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything.”
– Muhammad Ali

“I am an ordinary man who worked hard to develop the talent I was given. I believed in myself, and I believe in the goodness of others.”
– Muhammad Ali

“What keeps me going is goals.”
– Muhammad Ali

“Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn’t matter which color does the hating. It’s just plain wrong.”
– Muhammad Ali

“It’s not bragging if you can back it up.”
– Muhammad Ali

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“I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.’ “
– Muhammad Ali

“It’s the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.”
– Muhammad Ali

“He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.”
– Muhammad Ali

“It isn’t the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it’s the pebble in your shoe.”
– Muhammad Ali

“I’ve made my share of mistakes along the way, but if I have changed even one life for the better, I haven’t lived in vain.”
– Muhammad Ali

“The man who has no imagination has no wings.”
– Muhammad Ali

“The fight is won or lost far away from witnesses – behind the lines, in the gym, and out there on the road, long before I dance under those lights.”
– Muhammad Ali

“I never thought of losing, but now that it’ s happened, the only thing is to do it right. That’s my obligation to all the people who believe in me. We all have to take defeats in life.”
– Muhammad Ali

“Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power it takes to win when the match is even.”
– Muhammad Ali

“It’s lack of faith that makes people afraid of meeting challenges, and I believed in myself.”
– Muhammad Ali

“If they can make penicillin out of mouldy bread, they can sure make something out of you.”
– Muhammad Ali

“I figured that if I said it enough, I would convince the world that I really was the greatest.”
– Muhammad Ali

Team Building Quotes From Mark Twain

Team Building Quotes From Mark Twain

Mark Twain, was an American author and humorist. He is best known for writing The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and its sequel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. His wit and satire, in prose and in speech, earned praise from critics and peers, and he was a friend to presidents, artists, industrialists, and European royalty. He was lauded as the “greatest American humorist of his age” and William Faulkner called Mark Twain “the father of American literature”.

We have put together a collection of quotes from Mark Twain, which you can use to motivate and build your team:

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.”
– Mark Twain

“There are basically two types of people. People who accomplish things, and people who claim to have accomplished things. The first group is less crowded.”
– Mark Twain

“Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please.
– Mark Twain

“Action speaks louder than words but not nearly as often.”
– Mark Twain

“Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.”
– Mark Twain

“Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.”
– Mark Twain

“It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog.”
– Mark Twain

“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.”
– Mark Twain

“Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered – either by themselves or by others.”
– Mark Twain

“The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.”
– Mark Twain

“The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them.”
– Mark Twain

“You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.”
– Mark Twain

“If it’s your job to eat a frog, it’s best to do it first thing in the morning. And If it’s your job to eat two frogs, it’s best to eat the biggest one first.”
– Mark Twain “Let us endeavor so to live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.”
– Mark Twain

“A person with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds.”
– Mark Twain

“The most interesting information comes from children, for they tell all they know and then stop.”
– Mark Twain

“If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.”
– Mark Twain

“Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.”
– Mark Twain

“Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond; cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.”
– Mark Twain

“Don’t let schooling interfere with your education.”
– Mark Twain

“Thunder is good, thunder is impressive; but it is lightning that does the work.”
– Mark Twain

“There is no sadder sight than a young pessimist.”
– Mark Twain

“Humor is mankind’s greatest blessing.”
– Mark Twain

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