for excellence motivates you; striving for perfection is demoralizing."
- Harriet Braiker
“If you have an important point to make, don’t try to be subtle or clever.
Use a pile driver.
Hit the point once. Then come back and hit it again.
Then hit it a third time a tremendous whack!"
- Winston Churchill
“Lack of will power has caused more failure than lack of intelligence or ability.”
- Flower A. Newhouse
“A speech should not just be a sharing of information but
a sharing of yourself.”
- Ralph Archbold
“Man’s inability to communicate is a result of his failure to listen effectively, skilfully and with understanding to another person.”
- Carl Rogers
“It’s funny about life: if you refuse to accept anything
but the very best you will often get it.”
- Wm Somerset Maugham