Archive for January, 2010
And God rested on the seventh day from all his works.
– Hebrews 4:4
Being a man means emphasizing relationships and having a cause bigger than yourself. It means accepting responsibility and leading courageously. It means that empathy, integrity and living a life of service to others are more important than points on a scoreboard.
– Jeffrey Marx
Season of Life: A Football Star, a Boy, a Journey to Manhood
Let us pray for each other as our respectability outside the workplace reflects upon all of us in it
PGA Tour Begins to Pay a Price for Tiger Woods’ Transgressions: The troubles facing the professional-golf tour without Tiger Woods will be on display when the annual tournament tees off at the Torrey Pines course in San Diego this week. Ticket sales are down, fewer hospitality tents have been sold, and the title sponsor had to be lured with a cut-rate price.
– Matthew Futterman and Douglas A. Blackmon
The Wall Street Journal
Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterwards.
– Vernon Sanders Law, 1960 Cy Young Award Winner
I’ve been in football all my life, gentlemen, and I don’t know whether I’m particularly qualified to be a part of anything else, except I consider it a great game, a game of many assets, by the way, and I think a symbol of what this country’s best attributes are: courage and stamina and a coordinated efficiency or teamwork.
– Vince Lombardi
What It Takes to Be #1: Vince Lombardi on Leadership
The three basic elements of a healthy nutritional program are: know thyself–and listen to thy body; satisfy your senses, and visualize an energetic, healthy body.
– Pamela Ammondson
Clarity Quest: How to Take a Sabbatical Without Taking More Than a Week Off
For while skills are essential, what sets apart the true leader is the heart. The aspirations. The dreams. The definition of success and the passion that drives him forward.
– Richard D. Phillips
The Heart of an Executive: Lessons on Leadership from the Life of King David