There are two kinds of pride, both good and bad. ‘Good pride’ represents our dignity and self-respect. ‘Bad pride’ is the deadly sin of superiority that reeks of conceit and arrogance. (John C. Maxwell)



A good leader can engage in a debate frankly and thoroughly, knowing that at the end he and the other side must be closer, and thus emerge stronger. You don’t have that idea when you are arrogant, superficial, and uninformed.(Nelson Mandela)

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There are people who make things happen, there are people who watch things happen, and there are people who wonder what happened. To be successful, you need to be a person who makes things happen. (Jim Lovell)

The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people. (Theodore Roosevelt)

Success is finding satisfaction in giving a little more than you take. (Christopher Reeve)

The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. (Dale Carnegie)

I have learned that success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has had to overcome while trying to succeed. (Booker T. Washington)

If you have no critics you’ll likely have no success. (Malcolm X)

The five essential entrepreneurial skills for success: Concentration, Discrimination, Organization, Innovation and Communication. (Harold S. Geneen)