Always give your best“To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.” – Steve Prefontaine
Live by the Platinum Rule• Golden Rule: "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you." – implies the basic assumption that other people would like to be treated the way that you would like to be treated.• Platinum Rule: "Treat others the way they want to be treated.“ – "let me first understand what they want and then Ill give it to them."
Always Keep Your Word• Keep your promises and always over-deliver. “I will come for you. No matter how long it takes, no matter how far – I will come.” Nathaniel to Cora in The Last of the Mohicans A promise is a cloud; fulfillment is rain. ~Arabian Proverb Each morning I gaze at the eastern horizon, and if the sun keeps its promise, I keep mine. ~Robert Brault
Choose to be a Person of CharacterTreat others with honesty, fairness & kindness. “Be more concerned with your character than your reputation. Your character is what you really are while your reputation is merely what others think you are.” - John Wooden
Be an Encourager• Don’t criticize, condemn or complain.• Always speak positively to and of others.• Whenever you make a complaint, realize you are setting an intention — a goal — for the future.
Learn from every experience, even failure.I have not failed. Ive justfound 10,000 ways thatwont work. ~ThomasEdisonTry again. Fail again. Failbetter. ~Samuel BeckettFailure doesnt mean youare a failure... it justmeans you haventsucceeded yet. ~RobertSchuller
Always Get Back Up When You Fall DownIn the battle between therock and the river, theriver always wins. Notbecause it is bigger orstronger, but through thepower of persistence.Failure will neverovertake me if mydetermination to succeedis strong enough – Og Mandino
Do The Right Thing• Anything worth doing is worth doing right.• Always strive to do the right thing and then to do things right.• Do it right the first time.
Have a “Whatever it takes” attitude• “That’s not my job,” will not be part of my vocabulary.• "I believe you have two choices in life when it comes to dealing with adversity. You can play the victim or you can get up, get out there, and do something for yourself." - Doug Fortenberry
Live, Work and Play Enthusiastically Dance like nobody’s watching; Love like you’ve never been hurt. Sing like nobody’s listening Live like it’s heaven on earth.