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"Yesterday's successes are just a springboard for tomorrow's needs."
    -- Kathleen Pierce
"It does not make sense to hire smart people and then tell them what to do. We hire smart people so they can tell us what to do."
    -- Steve Jobs
"If you are honest and fair as you can be, not only in business but in life, things will work out."
    -- Kate Spade
"You go out there and show the best story you can as best you can. If it's interesting to you, hopefully it's interesting to others. If you don't make television like that, it's pandering."
    -- Anthony Bourdain
"A really carelessly made burger by a large cynical large company, the contempt implicit in that transaction can really send me into a spiral of depression that will last for day."
    -- Anthony Bourdain
"To my children: Never make fun of having to help me with computer stuff. I taught you how to use a spoon."
    -- Sue Fitzmaurice
"Whatever drives your passion, be the last to accept the notion that the world you inherit cannot be improved. Be the last to accept the excuse that says that’s just how things are done here."
    -- Tim Cook
"There will be some days when you just might be bored. Other days you may not feel like going to work at all. Go anyway."
    -- Oprah Winfrey
"Approval from the people we admire is sweet, but it’s not enough to be the foundation of a happy life."
    -- Gretchen Rubin
"Animals are the bridge between us and the beauty of all that is natural. They show us what's missing in our lives, and how to love ourselves more completely and unconditionally. They connect us back to who we are, and to the purpose of why we're here."
    -- Trisha McCagh


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There's been a lot of analysis about the so-called gender wars. Heaven knows, no one noticed I was a woman until I raised it.

Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.

Finding Your Roots is a show where you voluntarily provide a great deal of information about your family, making you quite vulnerable. The assumption is that they will never be dishonest but they will respect your willingness to participate and not look to include things you think would embarrass your family.

The most important quality in a leader is that of being acknowledged as such. All leaders whose fitness is questioned are clearly lacking in force.

It is not because the truth is too difficult to see that we make mistakes. It may even lie on the surface; but we make mistakes because the easiest and most comfortable course for us is to seek insight where it accords with our emotions— especially selfish ones.

A slave begins by demanding justice and ends by wanting to wear a crown.

Propaganda is the art of persuading others of what you don't believe yourself.

We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.

If we don't turn down the volume on this discussion I'm worried it will get distorted.


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