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Random Ideas


As I read books, I come across some interesting quotes, thoughts, ideas. I am sharing Ten fabulous ideas that I came across last week.

  1. The gap between our expectations and our reality is the root of our stress. Acceptance of this gap will reduce this stress.
  2. Anger most times is the punishment we give ourselves for someone else’s mistakes.
  3. Working hard for something we don’t care about is stress while working hard for something we love is called passion- Simon Sinek.
  4. Leaders don’t look for recognition from others. Leaders look for others to recognize- Simon Sinek
  5. When you make a commitment, you build hope. When you keep the commitment, you build trust- Steven Covey
  6. The key is not to prioritize what is there on your schedule but instead schedule your priorities- Steven Covey
  7. Effective Execution= [Quality of the Idea] X [My commitment to making it work]
  8. What matters is not your promise but your performance- People remember the latter always.
  9. As the island of knowledge grows so does the shore of our ignorance- John Wheeler.
  10. Discipline is the mindset of being comfortable with delayed gratification.

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