Champions aren't made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision. They have to have the skill, and the will. But the will must be stronger than the skill.
CYNIC, n. A blackguard whose faulty vision sees things as they are, not as they ought to be.
We are like dwarfs on the shoulders of giants, so that we can see more than they, and things at a greater distance, not by virtue of any sharpness of sight on our part, or any physical distinction, but because we are carried high and raised up by their giant size.
Accountants and market researchers may be brilliant at examining and analysing facts about the past, but they have no forward vision.
A little blindness is necessary when you undertake risk.
Without an appropriate vision, a transformation effort can easily dissolve into a list of confusing, incompatible and time-consuming projects that go in the wrong direction or nowhere at all.
I love thee - I love thee,
'Tis all that I can say
It is my vision in the night,
My dreaming in the day.
I am captivated more by dreams of the future than by history of the past.
Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart ... Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.
Our vision controls the way we think and, therefore, the way we act ... the vision we have of our jobs determines what we do and the opportunities we see or don't see.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.
We are now at a point where we must educate our children in what no one knew yesterday, and prepare our schools for what no one knows yet.
A leader has to be one of two things: he either has to be a brilliant visionary himself, a truly creative strategist, in which case he can do what he likes and get away with it; or else he has to be a true empowerer who can bring out the best in others.
You have a responsibility to shape the vision of a company, and you know whatever process you choose will determine ultimately the well-being of the organization.
You are not wrong, who deem
That my days have been a dream ...
All that you see or seem
Is but a dream within a dream.
There is a powerful driving force inside every human being that once unleashed can make any vision, dream, or desire a reality.
You see things as they are and ask,Why?I dream things as they never were and ask,Why not?
Administrators are cheap and easy to find and cheap to keep. Leaders - risk takers: they are in very short supply. And ones with vision are pure gold.
Fathers should be neither seen nor heard. That is the only proper basis for family life.
Hindsight is always twenty-twenty.
Hindsight gives everyone perfect vision.