You do not lead by hitting people over the head-that's assault, not leadership.
Some people dream of success... while others wake up and work hard at it.
Love cures people - both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
When it comes to the future, there are three kinds of people: those who let it happen, those who make it happen, and those who wonder what happened.
You can't give people pride, but you can provide the kind of understanding that makes people look to their inner strengths and find their own sense of pride
In motivating people, you've got to engage their minds and their hearts. I motivate people, I hope, by example - and perhaps by excitement, by having productive ideas to make others feel involved.
Birthdays are good for you. Statistics show that the people who have the most live the longest.
It used to be that people needed products to survive. Now products need people to survive.
Most people do not pray; they only beg.
A hero is someone who rebels or seems to rebel against the facts of existence and seems to conquer them. Obviously that can only work at moments. It can't be a lasting thing. That's not saying that people shouldn't keep trying to rebel against the facts of existence. Someday, who knows, we might conquer death, disease and war.
It is an unfortunate personal tragedy. However, when compared to the vast ocean of the collective tragedy faced by my people, my illness is merely a pebble. I am deeply sad that I am crippled by this illness, unable to contribute anything substantial towards the alleviation of the immense suffering and oppression of my people.
In the end, all business operations can be reduced to three words: people, product and profits. Unless you've got a good team, you can't do much with the other two.
The American people must be willing to give up a degree of personal privacy in exchange for safety and security
To safeguard democracy the people must have a keen sense of independence, self-respect, and their oneness.
Nothing defines the quality of life in a community more clearly than people who regard themselves, or whom the consensus chooses to regard, as mentally unwell.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
Democracy is the theory that the common people know what they want, and deserve to get it good and hard.
Democracy is the recurrent suspicion that more than half of the people are right more than half of the time.
Democracy is the government of the people, by the people, for the people.
People tend to focus on the here and now. The problem is that, once global warming is something that most people can feel in the course of their daily lives, it will be too late to prevent much larger, potentially catastrophic changes
If you asked me to name the three scariest threats facing the human race, I would give the same answer that most people would:nuclear war, global warming and Windows.
The only thing that could spoil a day was people. People were always the limiters of happiness except for the very few that were as good as spring itself.
Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the 'someday I'll' philosophy.
War is a game in which princes seldom win, the people never
The history of an oppressed people is hidden in the lies and the agreed myth of its conquerors.