I am, indeed, a king, because I know how to rule myself.
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.
(January 17, 1706 - April 17, 1790)
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.
Finding oneself was a misnomer; a self is not found but made
(November 30, 1907 - )
My fault, my failure, is not in the passions I have, but in my lack of control of them.
(March 12, 1922 - October 21, 1969)
If a condescending joke is truly funny, make yourself the subject- you will increase the number of people laughing by at least one.
It's obviously a reflection of the programs we have in place and the improvement in our in-store execution -- but don't underestimate the impact of the unseasonably mild weather we had in the fourth quarter.
What someone is, begins to be revealed when his talent abates, when he stops showing us what he can do.