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Managing directors are not paid to be busy, they are paid to think.

Author: Kenneth Cork

Profession: American Business Executive

For everything you have missed, you have gained something else; and for everything you gain, you lose something else.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

You cannot have the success without the failures.

Author: H. G. Hasler


In certain situations we'd be down and the competitor in me would want to get it all back in one play. That impatience makes for bad plays, mistakes, and turnarounds.

Author: Browning Nagle

Profession: American Football Player

You get paid to impact the world, not be impacted by it.

Author: Mal Pancoast


There is a good side to every situation.

Author: David J. Schwartz

Profession: American Trainer, Author of ''The Magic of Thinking Big''

For every force, there is a counter force. For every negative there is a positive. For every action there is a reaction. For every cause there is an effect.

Author: Grace Speare


Any experience can be transformed into something of value.

Author: Vash Young