Tag Archives: Failure

Quote for the Day: Bill Cosby (Failure)

I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.

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Quote for the Day: President Theodore Roosevelt (Failing to Success)

It is not the critic who counts, not the man who points out how the strong man stumbled, or where the doer of deeds could have done better.  The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena; whose face is marred by the dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs and […]

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Quote for the Day: Mark Shields (Fear of Failure)

Remember that the fear of failure is the most paralyzing of all human emotions. The fear of failure stops us from trying, from daring, from succeeding.  It must be confronted. Don’t grow old saying, ‘I wish I had. I should have done. Why didn’t I?’  Failure is not to be dreaded, but to confront, reject, […]

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Quote for the Day: Charles Baudouin

To be ambitious for wealth, and yet always expecting to be poor; to be always doubting your ability to get what you long for, is like trying to reach east by traveling west.  There is no philosophy which will help man to succeed when he is always doubting his ability to do so, and thus […]

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Visionary Leadership (Steve Jobs)

Everyone was saddened to hear about the passing of Steve Jobs, the founder of Apple.  To think about all of the innovations that he pioneered is amazing: 1.  Introduced the mouse and user interface on the monitor. 2.  Brought the world the iPod 3.  The iPhone (don’t think much needs to be said) 4.  The […]

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Don’t Apologize for Me

When I was at Cornerstone Schools, the program began with the students performing a brief skit.  They had memorized lines and recited them in front of all of the mentors.  When the microphone was passed to one young man, he said three words…..then froze.  Words would not come out.  To his credit, he passed the […]

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Quote for the Day: Dick Gregory

One of the things I keep learning is that the secret of being happy is doing things for other people. 

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Quote for the Day: Zarathushtra

Superstition is born of ignorance and fear, and thrives the most when reason is asleep.

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Forgiveness of a Leader

My daughter can send over 100 tweets a day.  I never understood how an introvert could talk so much.  All of those tweets would blow up my phone and I would get frustrated. My son is going through potty training and he is about 90% there.  Unfortunately, he always decides that while he is eating […]

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Articles of Faith: Tools of the Trade

Articles of Faith: Tools of the Trade.  This is my next article on the Linked 2 Leadership website.  Hope you enjoy. Chad

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