1. Fun Facts for Pi Day →

  2. Geniuses think productively, not reproductively. When confronted with a problem, they ask “How many different ways can I look at it?”, “How can I rethink the way I see it?”, and “How many different ways can I solve it?” instead of “What have I been taught by someone else on how to solve this?

    — MIchael Michalko

  3. 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.

    — Calvin Coolidge

  4. You can’t look at the competition and say you’re going to do it better. You have to look at the competition and say you’re going to do it differently

    — Steve Jobs

  5. It always seems impossible until it’s done.

    — Nelson Mandela

  6. The middle of every successful project looks like a disaster.

    — Rosabeth Moss Kanter

  7. Mistakes teach you important lessons. Every time you make one, you’re one step closer to your goal. The only mistake that can truly hurt you is choosing to do nothing simply because you’re too scared to make a mistake.

  8. Learn. Ceaselessly. Learn to code, to write persuasively, to understand new technologies, to bring out the best in your team, to find underused resources and to spot patterns.

    — Seth Godin

  9. Recessions are great because they unlock the best people.

    — Aaron Patzer

  10. Most of what we call management consists of making it difficult for people to get their work done.

    — Peter Drucker