Quotes Of The Week: From Sara Blakely, Jeff Bezos And Others


On Initiative
"Don't be intimidated by what you don't know. That can be your greatest strength and ensure that you do things differently from everyone else."
Sara Blakely, businesswoman

On Boldness
"Failure and invention are inseparable twins. To invent you have to experiment, and if you know in advance that it's going to work, it's not an experiment."
Jeff Bezos, entrepreneur

On Ambition
I always tried to go a step past wherever people expected me to end up.
Beverly Sills, opera singer

On Communication
If you are really trying to listen to what's being said, you'll find that it's much easier if you look the other person in the face.
Larry King, broadcaster

On Innovation
I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones.
John Cage, composer

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