Here's a few quotes that won't be out of place prominently displayed on your desk. Feel free to offer your own suggestions as a comment reply .....
"Success is just a matter of luck. Ask any failure." ~ Earl Nightingale
Run faster and Faster to remain in same place- Philip Kotler
"For whatever is seen is temporary, but whatever is unseen is eternal"
Luck is where Opportunity Meets Preparation...
If you want something done, give it to a busy Man (or Woman).
"Your future depends on so many things; but mostly on you"
There are those who work and those who take credit for the work.
It is better to be of the kind that works because the competition is less.
A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly.”
** " I skate to where the puck will be,not to where it has been”
Wayne Gretzky - Hockey Great
Work is either fun or drudgery. It depends on your attitude. I like fun
Make a Customer, Not a Sale
Intellectuals Solve Problems, Geniuses Prevent Them
"Greatness is not in where we stand, but in what direction we are moving. We must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it - but sail we must, and not drift, nor lie at anchor."
- Oliver Wendell Holmes
Always remember that when dealing with people..visualize an invisible sign hanging around their neck saying MAKE ME FEEL IMPORTANT
"Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events and less minds simply talk about people"
"Think big, think fast and think ahead".....D. Ambani
The greatest results in life are usually attained by simple means and the exercise of ordinary qualities. These may for the most part be summed in these two: common-sense and perseverance.
The future depends on what we do in the present. Mahatma Gandhi
"Always do what you are afraid to do." Ralph Waldo Emerson
If the wind will not serve, take to the oars.
Destitutus ventis, remos adhibe
You cannot plough a field by turning it over in your mind.
He who enters into a dispute with a fool can be comforted by the knowledge that his opponent has done the same.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit. Genius hits a target no one else can see.