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15 minute presentation of quotes from Ned Herrmann\'s Whole Brain Business Book. You\'ll have to go to the first slide custom animation to select the music you\'d like to apply and the last slide to …

15 minute presentation of quotes from Ned Herrmann\'s Whole Brain Business Book. You\'ll have to go to the first slide custom animation to select the music you\'d like to apply and the last slide to personalize the presentation for yourself. Enjoy!

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  • 1. Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous amounts of energy merely to be normal
    Albert Camus
  • 2. One is not born a genius; one becomes a genius
    Simone de Beauvoir
  • 3. To different minds, the same world is hell, and a heaven
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • 4. If you love what you do, you will never work another day in your life
  • 5. To be successful, the first thing to do is fall in love with your work
    Sister Mary Lauretta
  • 6. No one who learns to know himself remains just what he was before
    Thomas Mann
  • 7. Nothing about ourselves can be changed until it is first accepted
    Sheldon Kopp
  • 8. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can’t find them, make them
    George Bernard Shaw
  • 9. Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves
    Carl Jung
  • 10. We shall not perish as a people even if we get our money supply wrong – but if we get our human relationships wrong, we shall destroy ourselves
    Reverend Robert Runcie
    Archbishop of Canterbury
  • 11. In terms of game theory, we might say the universe is constituted as to maximize the play
    George Leonard
  • 12. Most of us assume that we are seeing the world the way that it really is
    Ned Herrmann
  • 13. If a cluttered desk is the sign of a cluttered mind, then what is the significance of a clean desk?
    Tom Wolfe
  • 14. Wit consists in seeing the resemblance between things which differ, and the difference between things which are alike
    Madame de Stael
  • 15. The manager of the future will simply be a learning guide
    Peter Drucker
  • 16. Making unseen business issues visible is like discovering that stars also shine in the day time
    Ned Herrmann
  • 17. Marketing is simply sales with a college degree
  • 18. Reasonable men adapt themselves to their environment; Unreasonable men try to adapt their environment to themselves. Thus, all progress is the result of the efforts of unreasonable men
    George Bernard Shaw
  • 19. The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless
    Jean Jacques Rousseau
  • 20. So much of what we call management consists of making it difficult to work
    Peter Drucker
  • 21. Power is given to you by others. It is not yours; it is in trust with you and it is a great responsibility. Power is to be used for the benefit of those whose trustee you are
    Mahatma Gandhi
  • 22. The best leaders are apt to be found among those executives who have a strong component of unorthodoxy in their characters. Instead of resisting innovation, they symbolize it – and companies cannot grow without innovation
    David Ogilvy
  • 23. Every step we take – no matter how small – to understand the needs of the people we strive to serve will increase our bond with them and move us in the direction of a higher standard of leadership
    Mahatma Gandhi
  • 24. The world will belong to passionate, driven leaders – people who not only have enormous amounts of energy, but who can energize those whom they lead
    Jack Welch
  • 25. The man who always knows how, will always have a job. The man who knows why will always be his boss
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • 26. After all, when you come right down to it, how many people speak the same language even when they speak the same language?
    Russell Hoban
  • 27. Precision of communication is important, more important than ever, in our era of hair-trigger balances, when a false, or misunderstood word may create as much disaster as a sudden thoughtless act
    James Thurber
  • 28. ‘Out of sight, out of mind,’ when translated into Russian (by computer), then back again into English, became ‘invisible maniac’
    Arthur Calder-Marshall
  • 29. No one would talk much in society, if he knew how often he misunderstands others
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
  • 30. When the eyes say one thing, and the tongue another, a practiced man relies on the language of the first
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • 31. No one can whistle a symphony. It takes an orchestra to play it
    H E Luccock
  • 32. Where all think alike, no one thinks very much
    Walter Lippmann
  • 33. I use not only all the brains I have, but all I can borrow
    Woodrow Wilson
  • 34. None of us is as smart as all of us
    Ken Blanchard
  • 35. Problems can become opportunities when the right people come together
    Robert Redford
  • 36. Progress is 95% routine teamwork. The other 5% relies on restless, inner-directed people who are willing to upset our applecart with new and better ideas
    Michael LeBoeuf
  • 37. I think it is an immutable law in business that words are words, explanations are explanations, promises are promises – but only performance is reality
    Harold Geneen
  • 38. If you keep doing what you’ve always done, you’ll keep getting what you’ve always got
    Peter Francisco
  • 39. Among the chief worries of today’s business executives is the large number of unemployed still on the payrolls
  • 40. Every calling is great when greatly pursued
    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr
  • 41. There is no traffic jam on the extra mile
  • 42. The man who rests on his laurels will soon become restless
    Eddie Snow
  • 43. Education, learning, and changing are so closely related to problem solving that they may all be names for the same thing
    George Prince
  • 44. The only limits are, as always, those of vision
    James Broughton
  • 45. The reality is that we lose respect for our leaders if we do not approve of their conduct – public or private. Leaders who do not command our respect reduce the legitimacy of their leadership and lose our trust
    Keshavan Nair
  • 46. When CEOs are asked how much of the knowledge in their companies is used, they typically answer, ‘About 20%.’Imagine the implications for a company if it could get that number up to 30%
    Charles Handy & Betty Zucker
  • 47. I believe that crisis really tends to develop the character of an organization
    John Sculley
  • 48. Everybody’s role perception tells you their assumptions about how things are supposed to operate around here. To re-engineer a company, those perceptions have to be aligned with today’s realities, not wistful memories of yesterday
    Charles Geschke
  • 49. Organizations are perfectly designed for the results they get
    Paul Gustavson
  • 50. The world is round and the place which may seem like the end may also be the beginning
    Ivy Baker
  • 51. To stay ahead, you must have your next idea waiting in the wings
    Rosabeth Moss Kantor
  • 52. Imagination is the beginning of creation. We imagine what we desire; we will what we imagine; and at last we create what we will
    George Bernard Shaw
  • 53. Strategic leadership requires one other skill. It is a readiness to look personally foolish; a readiness to discuss half-baked ideas, since most fully baked ideas start out in that form; a total honesty, a readiness to admit you got it wrong
    Sir John Hoskyns
  • 54. Imagination is more important than knowledge
    Albert Einstein
  • 55. A moment’s insight is sometimes worth a life’s experience
    Oliver Wendell Holmes ,Sr
  • 56. You must be the change you wish to see in the worldThe less you see it, the more you gottabe it
    Mahatma Gandhi & Eddie Snow
  • 57. Everyday the world turns upsidedown on someone who thought they were sitting on top of it
    Glenn Tullman
  • 58. The things we fear most in organizations – fluctuations, disturbances, imbalances – are the primary source of creativity
    Margaret J Wheatley
  • 59. If you want to succeed, double your failure rate
    Thomas Watson
  • 60. Creativity is not a special gift of the few, but rather a common event of the many
    D & J Sanders
  • 61. Everything that can be invented has been invented
    Charles Duell,
    US Patent Office Director, 1899
  • 62. Groups with guitars are on the way out
    Decca Records
    Turning down the Beatles, 1962
  • 63. There is no reason for any individual to have a computer in his home
    Ken Olson, IBM
  • 64. What is now proved was once only imagined
    William Blake
  • 65. Humanity cannot forget its dreamers; it cannot let their ideals fade and die; it knows them as the realities which it shall one day see and know
    James Allen
  • 66. The future never just happened. It was created
    Will & Ariel Durant
  • 67. The only frontiers that can never be conquered are the creative frontiers of the mind
  • 68. We may discover that creativity is a common human trait
    Isaac Asimov
  • 69. Without this playing with fantasy, no creative work has ever yet come to birth. The debt we owe to the play of imagination is incalculable
    Carl Jung
  • 70. Creative thinking deals with shades of gray, not with blacks and whites
  • 71. Good ideas are not adopted automatically. They must be driven into practice with courageous patience
    Admiral Hyman Rickover
  • 72. You can’t solve a problem on the same level that it was created. You have to rise above it to the next level
    Albert Einstein
  • 73. The difficulty lies not so much in developing new ideas as in escaping from old ones
    John Maynard Keynes
  • 74. Some things arrive in their own mysterious hour, on their own terms, and not yours, to be seized or relinquished forever
    Gail Godwin
  • 75. An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come
    Victor Hugo
  • 76. It has been 15 minutes now. Our break is over. It’s time to get back to business!
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