Book Quote of the Week 055

“How do you go about becoming a millionaire? I’m often asked this question and ever since I founded Virgin Atlantic in 1984 my answer has been the same: ‘Start as a billionaire and launch a new airline.’” Richard Branson    

Book Quote of the Week – 050

Peter Diamandis Peter has a set of rules that guide his life. His 28 Peter’s Laws have been collected over decades. Here are some favorites: Law 2: When given a choice…take both. Law 3: Multiple projects lead to multiple successes. Law 6: When forced to compromise, ask for more. Law 7: If you can’t win,Continue reading “Book Quote of the Week – 050”

Book Quote of the Week -42

“Tell ten people, show ten people, share it with ten people; ten people who already trust you and already like you. If they don’t tell anybody else, it’s not that good and you should start over. If they do tell other people, you’re on our way.” – Seth Godin  

Book Quote of the Week – 040

“Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming ‘Wow! What a Ride!’” – Hunter S. Thompson, The Proud High-way: Saga ofContinue reading “Book Quote of the Week – 040”

Book Quote of the Week – 039

“My confidence came from my vision… I am a big believer that if you have a very clear vision of where you want to go, then the rest of it is much easier. Because you always know why you are training 5 hours a day, you always know why you are pushing and going throughContinue reading “Book Quote of the Week – 039”

Richard Branson: Business Stripped Bare Notes & Quotes

Richard Branson – Business Stripped Bare   Notes/Quotes: Richard Branson is someone who has always fascinated me. I love his story. I love what he’s done, how he’s done it and how he continues to do it. Following are some of the notes I took while reading one of his books, Business Stripped Bare: Adventures ofContinue reading “Richard Branson: Business Stripped Bare Notes & Quotes”

Review Notes from Tools of Titans by Tim Ferriss

As I read I like to highlight, mark up and take notes in the book I’m reading. After I’m done the book I’ll go back through it and transfer those notes into Evernote. Especially in a long book like Tools of Titans: The Tactics, Routines, and Habits of Billionaires, Icons, and World-Class Performers by TimContinue reading “Review Notes from Tools of Titans by Tim Ferriss”

Book Quote of the Week – 035

“Is that a dream, or a goal? Because a dream is something you fantasize about that will probably never happen. A goal is something you set a plan for, work toward, and achieve.” – Paul Levesque (Triple H)

Book Quote of the Week – 021

“To be clear, the main point of this chapter is not just about assembling the right team – that’s nothing new. The main point is to first get the right people on the bus (and the wrong people off the bus) before you figure out where to drive it.” – Jim Collins

Book Quote of the Week – 017

“These men are known as capitalists. They are motivated by the desire to build, construct, achieve, render useful service, earn profits and accumulate riches. And, because they render service without which there would be no civilization, they put themselves in the way of great riches.” Napoleon Hill

Book Quote of the Week – 013

“Treating success as an option is one of the major reasons why more people don’t create it for themselves – and why most people don’t even get close to living up to their full potential…  If you don’t consider it your duty to live up to your potential, then you simply won’t. If it doesn’t becomeContinue reading “Book Quote of the Week – 013”