“Energy and persistence conquer all things” – Benjamin Franklin.

“Nothing so liberalizes a man and expands the kindly instincts that nature put in him as travel and contact with many kinds of people.” – Mark Twain

“The delicate balance of mentoring someone is not creating them in your own image, but giving them the opportunity to create themselves.” – Steven Spielberg

“It ought to be remembered that there is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to conduct, or more uncertain in its success, than to take the lead in the introduction of a new order of things. Because the innovator has for enemies all those who have done well under the old conditions, and lukewarm defenders in those who may do well under the new. This coolness arises partly from fear of the opponents, who have the laws on their side, and partly from the incredulity of men, who do not readily believe in new things until they have had a long experience of them.” – Niccolò Machiavelli, The Prince

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein

“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” – Mark Twain

“Design is not just what it looks like. Design is how it works” – Steve Jobs 

“The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Imagination is more important than knowledge” – Albert Einstein

“Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning” – Bill Gates

“Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.” – Albert Einstein

“A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves.” – Lao Tzu