Inspiration & Brevity


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  • Networking is one the more effective form of personal advertising you can use today. It really is the best way to grab all of your prospects at once. But you have to plan your work – and work your plan. Most prevalent and cost effective way for business to attract new customers and expand existing customers. 7 times more likely to bring in business than all forms of traditional advertising/direct mail combined. You are a your own franchise. So how will you build your book of business? “Hi, I’m Jayla from The Right Idea. Do you make the marketing decisions in your company? No? Who does?” That’s an exaggeration, but it’s close to how we work a crowd.
  • Inspiration & Brevity

    1. 1. It is only rarely that one can see in a little boy the promise of a man, but one can almost always see in a little girl the threat of a woman. Alexandre Dumas (1802-1870) French novelist and playwright
    2. 2. For most of history,Anonymous was a woman. Virginia Woolf (1892-1941) British writer
    3. 3. If you want something said, ask a man.If you want something done, ask a woman. Margaret Thatcher Prime Minister of Great Britain
    4. 4. Self-reliance is the only road to true freedom. Patricia Sampson U.S. writer
    5. 5. I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence, but it comes from within. It is there all the time. Anna Freud (1895-1982) Austrian psychoanalyst
    6. 6. Women complain about premenstrual syndrome, but I think of it asthe only time of the month I can be myself. Roseanne Barr U.S. comedienne
    7. 7. You can’t be brave if you’ve onlyhad wonderful things happen to you. Mary Tyler Moore Actress
    8. 8. I see my body as an instrument, rather than an ornament. Alanis Morissette Canadian singer
    9. 9. Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may notreach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead. Louisa May Alcott Novelist (1832-1888)
    10. 10. We ask ourselves, ‘Who am I tobe brilliant, gorgeous, talented and fabulous?’ Actually, who are younot to be? You are a child of God. Marianne Williamson Author
    11. 11. Ever notice that what the hell is always the right decision? Marilyn Monroe (1926-1962) U.S. actress
    12. 12. Never bend your head. Hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye. Helen Keller (1880-1968) U.S. writer, lecturer
    13. 13. Toughness doesn’t have to come in a pinstriped suit. Dianne Feinstein U.S. Senator
    14. 14. The thing women have got to learn is that nobody gives you power. You take it. Roseanne Barr U.S. comedienne
    15. 15. You can stand tall withoutstanding on someone. You can be a victor without having victims. Harriet Woods Activist
    16. 16. Action is the antidote to despair. Joan Baez Singer
    17. 17. My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people:those who do the work and thosewho take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group. There was much less competition. Indira Gandhi Politician (1917-1984)
    18. 18. Life itself is the proper binge. Julia Child, Chef
    19. 19. Death and taxes and childbirth!There’s never a convenient time for any of them! Margaret Mitchell (1900-1949) U.S. writer
    20. 20. There must be quite a few thingsa hot bath won’t cure, but I don’t know many of them. Sylvia Plath (1932-1963) U.S. writer and poet
    21. 21. Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage. Anaïs Nin (1903-1977) French writer
    22. 22. My favorite thing is to go where I’ve never been. Diane Arbus (1923-1971) U.S. photographer
    23. 23. I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship. Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888) U.S. writer
    24. 24. I have no riches but my thoughts.Yet these are wealth enough for me. Sara Teasdale (1884-1933) U.S. poet
    25. 25. Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it. Maya Angelou U.S. writer
    26. 26. Some of my best leading menhave been dogs and horses. Elizabeth Taylor U.S. actress
    27. 27. There is a fountain of youth: It is your mind, your talents,the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of the people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age. Sophia Loren Actress
    28. 28. I love being married. It’s so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life. Rita Rudner U.S. comedienne
    29. 29. I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end. Margaret Thatcher Prime Minister of Great Britain
    30. 30. Self-development is a higher duty than self-sacrifice. Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815-1902) U.S. suffragist
    31. 31. Surviving is important, but thriving is elegant. Maya Angelou U.S. writer
    32. 32. Nobody can make you feel inferior without your consent. Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962) U.S. humanitarian; First Lady (1933-1945)
    33. 33. Some of us are becoming the men we wanted to marry. Gloria Steinem U.S. writer, feminist, political activist
    34. 34. Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood. Marie Curie Scientist
    35. 35. Never go to bed mad. Stay up and fight. Phyllis Diller U.S. comedienne
    36. 36. All marriages are happy. It’s trying to live together afterwards that causes all the problems. Shelly Winters (1922-2006) U.S. actress
    37. 37. When nothing is sure,everything is possible. Margaret Drabble Novelist
    38. 38. There are only two ways ofspreading light—to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. Edith Wharton Novelist (1862-1937)
    39. 39. I have no regrets. Regret only makes wrinkles. Sophia Loren Italian actress
    40. 40. Female friendships that work arerelationships in which women help each other belong to themselves. Louise Bernikow U.S. author
    41. 41. You grow up the day you have your first real laugh – at yourself. Ethel Barrymore (1879-1959) U.S. actress
    42. 42. If you always do what interests you, at least one person is pleased. Katharine Hepburn (1907-2003) U.S. actress
    43. 43. Until you’ve lost your reputation, younever realize what a burden it was. Margaret Mitchell (1900-1949) U.S. author
    44. 44. Too much of a good thing is wonderful. Mae West (1893-1980) U.S. actress, writer
    45. 45. Everyone’s entitled to my opinion. Madonna U.S. singer
    46. 46. Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got. Janis Joplin (1943-1970) U.S. rock singer
    47. 47. We turn not older with years, but newer every day. Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) U.S. poet
    48. 48. The more you praise andcelebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate. Oprah Winfrey U.S. talk-show host, actress, producer
    49. 49. Adventure is worthwhile in itself. Amelia Earhart (1897-1937) U.S. aviator
    50. 50. Oh, never mind the fashion. Whenone has a style of one’s own, it is always twenty times better. Margaret Oliphant (1828-1897) Scottish novelist
    51. 51. At the worst, a house unkept cannot be so distressing as a life unlived. Rose Macaulay (1881-1958) British writer