Inspirational Quotes

“You can’t lead anyone else further than you have gone yourself.”
Gene Mauch
“Passion is what creates a champion in the soul of an ordinary leader.”
Matt Jones
“To every person there comes that moment when he is figuratively
tapped on the shoulder to do a veryspecial thing unique to him.
What a tragedy if that moment finds him unprepared for the work
that would be his finest hour.”
Winston Churchill
“In order to be a great leader, you first must be a great person.”
Matt Jones
“Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others;
it is the only means.”
Albert Einstein
“The number one thing you can do to improve
yourself professionally, is to improve yourself personally.”
Matt Jones

“At the heart of real leadership is service.”
Matt Jones
“We could all take a lesson from the great northern geese which fly thousands of miles in
perfect formation. Formation flying is 70 percent more efficient than flying alone.”
Dan Zadra
“It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.”
Eleanor Roosevelt
“The greatest thing you can do for any individual
or any group in your day is to help them find the best.”
Katherine Logan
“You can work miracles by having faith in others.
To get the best out of people, choose to think and believe
the best about them.”
Bob Moawad
“Those who are lifting the world upward and onward are those who encourage more than criticize.”
Elizabeth Harrison
“I’m just a country plowhand, but I’ve learned to get
a team beating with one heart: If anything goes bad, I did it.
If anything goes semi-good, we did it. If anything goes
real good, they did it.”
Paul “Bear” Bryant
“Everyone has an opportunity to be great because everyone has an opportunity to serve.”
Martin Luther King, Jr.

“I hope I shall always possess firmness and virtue
enough to maintain what I considerthe most enviable of all
titles, the character of an honest man.”
George Washington
“Hold yourself responsible to a higher standard
than anyone else expects of you. Never excuse yourself.”
Henry Ward Beecher
“Without integrity, no company can have positive word of mouth.”
Jay Abraham
Of the things we think, say or do … Is it the TRUTH?
Is it FAIR to all concerned? Will it build GOODWILL
and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS? Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?
Rotary 4-Way Test

Last, but by no means least, courage- moral courage, the courage of one’s
convictions, the courage to see things through. The world is in a constant
conspiracy against the brave. It’s the age old struggle- the roar of the crowd
on one side and the voice of your conscience on the other.
Gen. Douglas MacArthur
“I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula
for failure-which is: Try to please everybody.”
H.B. Swipe
“It is always better to be an original than an imitation.”
Theodore Roosevelt
“There is an applause superior to that of the multitude- one’s own.”
Elizabeth Elton Smith
“Set your course by the stars, not be the lights of every passing ship.”
Gen. Omar Bradley

“Move beyond being a life of success and live a life of significant.”
Matt Jones
“To make a difference is not a matter of accident, a matter
of casual occurrence of the tides. People choose to make a difference.”
Maya Angelou
“Some men see things as they are and say why. I dream
things that never were and say, Why not?”
Robert Kennedy
“The best minute you spend is the one you invest in people.”
Blanchard and Johnson
“Live your life so that your children can tell their children
that you not only stood for something wonderful-you acted on it.”
Dan Zadra
“One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.”
John Stuart Hill
“You really can change the world if you care enough.”
Marion Wright Edelman
“The influence of each human being on others in life is a kind of immortality.”
John Quincy Adams
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