I thought I would use my blog space this week to share some inspiring thoughts & quotes targeted directly at those looking for a job, considering a career change or thinking that it might be time to move on. The market right now is good in our Region – there is no better time to make a move and it will continue it looks like into the 4th quarter as well.
When opportunity knocks – open the door!
And opportunity is here now. So … been thinking it is time – jump through that door, and cross the threshold to success and happiness in your life and career!
Hope you enjoy these and than you for reading this. - Dan
“Those who do not learn from history are doomed to repeat it.” –George Santayana
“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” –Eleanor Roosevelt
“People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.” –Andrew Carnegie
“The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results.” –Benjamin Franklin
“Find out what you like doing best and get someone to pay you for doing it.” –Katherine Whitehorn
“One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation.” –Arthur Ashe
“Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.”–Winston Churchill
“Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.”–Norman Vincent Peale
“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.”–Wayne Gretzky
“Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones.” –Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Do one thing every day that scares you.” –Eleanor Roosevelt
“I’m playing; I’m here. I’m going to fight until they tell me they don’t want me anymore.” –Steve Nash
“Don’t be afraid to fail. Don’t waste energy trying to cover up failure. Learn from your failures and go on to the next challenge. It’s OK to fail. If you’re not failing, you’re not growing.” –H. Stanley Judd
“Take risks: if you win, you will be happy; if you lose, you will be wise.” –Author Unknown
“Opportunities don’t often come along. So, when they do, you have to grab them.” –Audrey Hepburn
“Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.” –Brian Tracy
“When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.” –Alexander Graham Bell
“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” –Confucius
“Success doesn’t come to you, you go to it.” –Marva Collins
“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” –Robert F. Kennedy
“Never tell me the sky’s the limit when there are footprints on the moon.” –Author Unknown
“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” –George Eliot
“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” –Walt Disney
“Every experience in your life is being orchestrated to teach you something you need to know to move forward.” –Brian Tracy
“I’m a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it.” –Thomas Jefferson
“Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan “press on” has solved and will always solve the problems of the human race.” –Calvin Coolidge
“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” –Maya Angelou
“Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell ‘em, ‘Certainly I can!’ Then get busy and find out how to do it.” –Theodore Roosevelt
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