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We over-praise leaders when organizations succeed and over-blame them when organizations fail. Success or failure depends on the environment as much as or even more than the leader. Effective leaders navigate and influence the environment to enable key success factors for their followers
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We owe a deep debt of gratitude to Adam, the first great benefactor of the human race: he brought death into the world.
– Mark TwainRate it:
We owe something to extravagance, for thrift and adventure seldom go hand in hand.
– Jennie Jerome ChurchillRate it:
We owe to the Middle Ages the two worst inventions of humanity - gunpowder and romantic love.
– Andre MauroisRate it:
We participate in a tragedy at a comedy we only look.
– Aldous HuxleyRate it:
We pass the word around we ponder how the case is put by different people, we read the poetry we meditate over the literature we play the music we change our minds we reach an understanding. Society evolves this way, not by shouting each other down, but by the unique capacity of unique, individual human beings to comprehend each other.
– Lewis ThomasRate it:
We pay a heavy price for our fear of failure. It is a powerful obstacle to growth. It assures the progressive narrowing of the personality and prevents exploration and experimentation. There is no learning without some difficulty and fumbling. If you want to keep on learning, you must keep on risking failure all your life.
– John W. GardnerRate it:
We pay for the mistakes of our ancestors, and it seems only fair that they should leave us the money to pay with.
– Don MarquisRate it:
We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
– La BruyereRate it:
We played on the swing, that was when I roared with laughter, the fall was so wonderful! Indeed! I told the sisters about it so many times yesterday that they got quite fed up, but I could go on telling it masses of times ... What weather we've had! One could simply shout with joy.
– Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of RussiaRate it:
We presume that we would be ready for battle if confronted with a great crisis, but it is not the crisis that builds something within us—it simply reveals what we are made of already.
– Oswald Chambers, My Utmost for His Highest, September 10Rate it:
We presuppose two things that there is yet to be learned infinitely more than is now known, and that man can learn it.
– John Wood Campbell, Jr.Rate it:
We promise according to our hopes and perform according to our fears.
– Author UnknownRate it:
We promise according to our hopes, and perform according to our fears.
– La RochefoucauldRate it:
We protest against unjust criticism, but we accept unearned applause.
– Jose NaroskyRate it:
We rarely confide in those who are better than we are.
– Albert CamusRate it:
We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who, content with his life, can retire from the world like a satisfied guest.
– HoraceRate it:
We rarely think people have good sense unless they agree with us.
– Francois de La RochefoucauldRate it:
We rarely think that people have good sense unless they agree with us.
– La RochefoucauldRate it:
We rate experiences as good or bad;even when its the latter, we learn from them.Therefore all experiences are good.
– Mina SidonieRate it:
We rather confess our moral errors, faults, and crimes than our ignorance.
– GoetheRate it:
We read frequently if unknowingly, in quest of a mind more original than our own.
– Harold BloomRate it:
We read on the foreheads of those who are surrounded by a foolish luxury, that fortune sells what she is thought to give.
– Jean de La FontaineRate it:
We read that we ought to forgive our enemies but we do not read that we ought to forgive our friends.
– Francis BaconRate it:
We really are 15 countries, and it's really remarkable that each of us thinks we represent the real America. The Midwesterner in Kansas, the black American in Durham -- both are certain they are the real American.
– Maya AngelouRate it:

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