36 Smart Quotes
Let these smart quotes give you thoughts about what being smart is. We
hope you find these encouraging.
Sometimes we see other people as a genius as we feel they
are smarter than we are. They have more education, they can talk a
good talk, but many times education and real world experience -
what some would call "street smarts" - can make all the difference.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking
they can't lose.
Quote of The Day
It wasn't that he wasn't smart enough, or couldn't find the money
to continue; he just stopped right in his tracks. He certainly had
the capacity but not the will.
Catherine Pulsifer, Great Minds
Knowledge is book smart, whereas wisdom is the application of book-smart knowledge to everyday living.
Johnny Tan, From My Mama's Kitchen
None of us is as smart as all of us.
One of the smartest things you can do as a manager is
to hire the right person and then keep them happy.
Happy workers tend to take less time off and are more likely to
stay with their employer.
Reen Rose, The Secrets to Being Happy at Work: Learn to Love the Job You're With
Words of Encouragement
Don't try to tell the customer what he wants. If you want to be smart,
be smart in the shower. Then get out, go to work and serve the customer!
All through life, we make choices. Some of those choices lead
to good things happening and some of those choices come back to
haunt us. Consequences will catch up with you no matter who you are,
or how smart you think you when you believe that you can avoid them.
Byron Pulsifer, Going To Sleep Did Not Help
Figure it out for yourself, my lad,...
The world considers the brave and smart,
But you've all they have when they made their start.
Edgar A. Guest, Figure It Out
Poems About Life
A valentine warms the heart, so be brave and be smart,
give one to the ones you love, now they have you to think of.
You will never be as smart as you are today. Tomorrow you will have
more doubts. In ten years, even more. By forty you will think
you know very little. By fifty you'll be sure of it. By sixty you'll wish
you were as certain as you were of things when you were fifty.
Mitch Albom, Commencement Speech To His Nephew's Graduating Class: May 30, 2008, Nice France
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
A man who correctly guesses a woman's age may be smart,
but he's not very bright.
Mothers who run are opinionated, funny, and smart women.
In other words, mothers who run are women we are always
psyched to spend some time with.
Dimity McDowell, Run Like a Mother: How to Get Moving--and Not Lose Your Family, Job, or Sanity
We do not know what God intends for us in this life. No matter how
smart you think you are, or how strongly you believe that you are in
complete control of your own destiny, God's power is far beyond your
wildest dreams. If God intended for us to know and understand everything
he has in store for us then we would have the same power as God.
Byron Pulsider, Random Quotes with Thoughts
Companies like Southwest Airlines, Google, and Kaiser Permanente
have discovered that creating a fun workplace can also create a
competitive advantage. These companies have discovered that
happy employees create happy customers, and happy customers
ensure happy shareholders. By the way, the smart, happy shareholders
make sure they retain and reward those happy employees.
Michael A. Pitcher, Seven eLements of Leadership for a New Breed of Leader
He can be funny at times,
And serious when stern.
He is so smart and wise,
So many things from him we learn.
Julie Hebert, A Father We Have In You
Fathers Day Poems
A valentine warms the heart,
so be brave and be smart,
give one to the ones you love,
now they have you to think of.
Kriss Stewart, Valentine's Book For Kids
When life gives you a strong blow, just be smart enough
to know that you are the one in control.
Michelle C. Ustaszeski
To be smart is to use every talent and experience to project into
each and every decision while understanding the point at which
you need more and experienced counsel.
Emotional intelligence, a different way of being smart, is
a key to high performance at all levels, particularly for outstanding
leadership. It's not your IQ; it's how you manage yourself and
Daniel Goleman, Inspirational Leadership: A Primer
You've got to be smart to be number one in any business.
But more importantly, you've got to play with your heart,
with every fiber of your body.
Vince Lombardi, Vince Lombardi Quotes
Quotes to Live By
If you must work hard, work hard to find a smart solution.
Alexander Woo, Work Hard, Die Poor? Or Work Smart, Retire Young and Rich?
Oh our life - we have had fabulous times, we sometimes have been
down to our last dime, sometime we have been silly, and
sometimes smart, but we have always been in love and that is
truly the great part.
As children, we don't get to pick the ways in which we're loved.
But then we grow up, and if we're smart and prepared and very
determined, every once in a while we actually do get the life we wanted.
Oprah Winfrey, Food, Health, and Happiness: 115 On-Point Recipes for Great Meals and a Better Life
Oprah Winfrey Quotes
Poems about Life
He used to think that he was pretty smart; he'd taken all the
special degrees and courses he could take and once finished,
thought he had it made. Little did he know, that he was in for a big surprise.
Catherine Pulsifer, The Trap Within
Quotes on Life Lessons
Be generous to those who need your help.
Be frugal with that you need yourself.
Be wise enough to know that you do not know everything.
Be smart enough to continue learning.
Poet Unknown, Always Be
His heart his wound received from my sight;
My heart was wounded with his wounded heart;
For as from me on him his hurt did light,
So still, methought, in me his hurt did smart:
Both equal hurt, in this change sought our bliss,
My true love hath my heart and I have his.
Sir Philip Sidney, My True Love Hath My Heart
Short Love Poems
It would be easy to forget about the demands of a new business
and take that vacation but that absence could turn out to be costly....
Does the owner disappoint his family or disappoint his clients?
This is the point at which the owner has to weigh perseverance,
dedication and smart business practice against what his family wants.
Is there a solution? Probably there is.
Catherine Pulsifer, Focus A Direction
If I was as smart as I thought I was I would be smart enough
to know that the smarter option would be to seek another's wisdom
Setting smart goals that include all the factors:, measureable,
achievable, responsible, and time related, have a more of a chance
of being successful than just stating what your goals will be.
Byron Pulsifer, Smart Goals
Smart objectives mean smart planning. Smart planning means
that you will consult with those who have previously succeeded
in a like area. There are no short cuts to success.
Each step is vital and along with each step comes the need
to remain focused on the end goal. Just remember this: there never
was a successful hockey goal scorer who took his eyes off the puck
and neither can you.
Byron Pulsifer, Smart Objectives
I do not have an innate prejudice against intellect, intelligence,
or, for that matter, graduate degrees, but they are not substitutes
for common sense, people sense, or street smarts.
Mark H. McCormack, What They Don't Teach You at Harvard Business School: Notes from a Street-smart Executive
When you work for something, you appreciate it more.
Building your wealth with smart investments and frugal living is recommended.
Elijah Davidson, Marriage: Husband and Wife: What Does the Bible Say About Marriage and Divorce?
Thanks to technology, information is now readily available to us.
No longer will a consumer wait on a local company to deliver a
product or service they need. Technology has evolved to the point
where a simple search on your smart phone will give you one
or more alternatives.
Byron and Catherine Pulsifer, Leadership vs Management
Working harder will not increase your wealth . . you have to work smarter.
Lenore Schur, How to Manage Money Without A Budget