Eric Ries – Our educational system is not preparin…

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Our educational system is not preparing people for the 21st Century. Failure is an essential part of entrepreneurship. If you work hard you can get an ‘A’ pretty much guaranteed but in entrepreneurship that’s not how it works.
-Eric Ries
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Og Mandino – The person who knows one thing and do…

The person who knows one thing and does it better than anyone else even if it only be the art of raising lentils receives the crown he merits. If he raises all his energy to that end he is a benefactor of mankind and its rewarded as such.
-Og Mandino

William J. Clinton – It turns out that advancing e…

It turns out that advancing equal opportunity and economic empowerment is both morally right and good economics because discrimination poverty and ignorance restrict growth while investments in education infrastructure and scientific and technological research increase it creating more good jobs and new wealth for all of us.
-William J. Clinton

Barack Obama – In fact the best thing we could do …

In fact the best thing we could do on taxes for all Americans is to simplify the individual tax code. This will be a tough job but members of both parties have expressed an interest in doing this and I am prepared to join them.
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Tom Colicchio – I started cooking in kitchens righ…

I started cooking in kitchens right out of high school and I was lucky to work with a lot of great people but I had no idea it would turn into this. Of course no one should go into this business because they want to be the next Emeril.
-Tom Colicchio

Richard Simmons – But if you pick up every other m…

But if you pick up every other magazine it is the peanut butter diet or the cabbage soup diet and then you go to the radio and you hear that you can drink some solution and you will lose weight overnight. It just does not work that way!
-Richard Simmons

Ann Bancroft – A life lesson for me is how do you …

A life lesson for me is how do you muster the courage to take on a new risk? Whether it’s starting up a business or taking on a new project or expedition. I think the risks that we take are all relative to the risk-taker.
-Ann Bancroft

Nick Carter – I freak out if I go a little too lon…

I freak out if I go a little too long without being in the gym. For a long time it was all about getting the weight off because I was 240 pounds at my heaviest and now I’m around 175 so the majority of that weight loss was due to diet and exercise.
-Nick Carter

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