These are some of our favourite quotes and passages that we’ve collected over the years that we find inspiring or remind us of the types of challenges we need to keep for ourselves to continue to strive for greatness.
Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Some disappointment is always the price of brave dreaming.
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
Pain is temporary. Glory is forever.
Success comes in cans, not can’t’s.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
If you’re not failing every now and again, it’s a sign you’re not doing anything very innovative.
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make, the better.
It’s only when you drop yesterday’s assumptions that you can glimpse tomorrow’s patterns and possibilities. To see deeper, unsee first.
Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
In my walks, every man I meet is my superior in some way, and in that, I learn from him.
I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read, and all the friends I want to see.
When you take risks you learn that there will be times when you succeed and there will be times when you fail, and both are equally important.
One has to passionately believe it is possible to change the industry, to turn it on its head, to make sure that it will never be the same again.
Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination can take you anywhere.
Dream big by setting yourself seemingly impossible challenges. You will then have to catch up with them.
Today I will do what others won’t, so tomorrow I can accomplish what others can’t.
It is not how many ideas you have. It’s how many you make happen.
She drank from a bottle called DRINK ME and up she grew so tall. She ate from a plate called TASTE ME and down she shrank so small. And so she changed, while other folks Never tried nothin’ at all.
Individuals play the game, but teams beat the odds.
Happiness is like a skill to be learned and practiced, not a character trait.
The typical North American attention span is 6 minutes.
Most use technology to define the function. We use function to drive the technology.
An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.
You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.
Someday isn’t a real day like Monday or Tuesday, it’s just another word for ‘never’.
There are many wonderful things that will never be done if you do not do them.
Less isn’t more; just enough is more.
To clarify, add detail. Imagine that, to clarify, add detail. Clutter and overload are not attributes of information, they are failures of design. If the information is in chaos, don’t start throwing out information, instead fix the design.