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  • #1
    Dr. Seuss
    “Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.”
    Dr. Seuss

  • #2
    J.K. Rowling
    “If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.”
    J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

  • #3
    Marcus Aurelius
    “Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.”
    Marcus Aurelius , Meditations

  • #4
    Marcus Aurelius
    “The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.”
    Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

  • #5
    Marcus Aurelius
    “You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.”
    Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

  • #6
    Marcus Aurelius
    “Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.”
    Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

  • #7
    Marcus Aurelius
    “If someone is able to show me that what I think or do is not right, I will happily change, for I seek the truth, by which no one was ever truly harmed. It is the person who continues in his self-deception and ignorance who is harmed.”
    Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

  • #8
    Eric Barker
    “If you want to do well in school and you’re passionate about math, you need to stop working on it to make sure you get an A in history too. This generalist approach doesn’t lead to expertise. Yet eventually we almost all go on to careers in which one skill is highly rewarded and other skills aren’t that important. Ironically,”
    Eric Barker, Barking Up the Wrong Tree: The Surprising Science Behind Why Everything You Know About Success Is (Mostly) Wrong

  • #9
    Eric Barker
    “Research shows that you don’t actually need to know more to be seen as a leader. Merely by speaking first and speaking often—very extroverted behavior—people come to be seen as El Jefe.”
    Eric Barker, Barking Up the Wrong Tree: The Surprising Science Behind Why Everything You Know About Success Is (Mostly) Wrong

  • #10
    Eric Barker
    “it’s by dreaming and then doing something about those dreams that we can achieve success. In fact, it’s the only way we can.”
    Eric Barker, Barking Up the Wrong Tree: The Surprising Science Behind Why Everything You Know About Success Is (Mostly) Wrong

  • #11
    Robert B. Cialdini
    “A well-known principle of human behavior says that when we ask someone to do us a favor we will be more successful if we provide a reason. People simply like to have reasons for what they do.”
    Robert B. Cialdini, Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion

  • #12
    Robert B. Cialdini
    “Often we don’t realize that our attitude toward something has been influenced by the number of times we have been exposed to it in the past.”
    Robert B. Cialdini, Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion

  • #13
    Robert B. Cialdini
    “There is a natural human tendency to dislike a person who brings us unpleasant information, even when that person did not cause the bad news. The simple association with it is enough to stimulate our dislike.”
    Robert B. Cialdini, Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion

  • #14
    Robert B. Cialdini
    “we all fool ourselves from time to time in order to keep our thoughts and beliefs consistent with what we have already done or decided”
    Robert B. Cialdini, Influence: Science and Practice

  • #15
    Robert B. Cialdini
    “Freedoms once granted will not be relinquished without a fight.”
    Robert B. Cialdini, Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion

  • #16
    Robert B. Cialdini
    “The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.”
    Robert B. Cialdini, Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion

  • #17
    Thomas  Harris
    “Did you ever think, Clarice, why the Philistines don't understand you? It's because you are the answer to Samson's riddle. You are the honey in the lion.”
    Thomas Harris, Hannibal

  • #18
    Dale Carnegie
    “It isn't what you have or who you are or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it.”
    Dale Carnegie, How to Win Friends and Influence People

  • #19
    Dale Carnegie
    “Any fool can criticize, complain, and condemn—and most fools do. But it takes character and self-control to be understanding and forgiving.”
    Dale Carnegie, How to Win Friends and Influence People

  • #20
    Dale Carnegie
    “When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but with creatures bristling with prejudice and motivated by pride and vanity.”
    Dale Carnegie, How to Win Friends and Influence People

  • #21
    Dale Carnegie
    “If you are not in the process of becoming the person you want to be, you are automatically engaged in becoming the person you don't want to be. ”
    Dale Carnegie

  • #22
    Dale Carnegie
    “Be wiser than other people if you can; but do not tell them so.”
    Dale Carnegie



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