Quotes from Stephen Covey
"You can retire from a job, but don't ever retire from making extremely meaningful contributions in life."
"Life is not accumulation, it is about contribution."
"Trust is the glue of life. It's the most essential ingredient in effective communication. It's the foundational principle that holds all relationships."
"The key is taking responsibility and initiative, deciding what your life is about and prioritizing your life around the most important things."
"The bottom line is, when people are crystal clear about the most important priorities of the organization and team they work with and prioritized their work around those top priorities, not only are they many times more productive, they discover they have the time they need to have a whole life."
"Strength lies in differences, not in similarities."
"There are three constants in life... change, choice and principles."
"Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out."
"A cardinal principle of Total Quality escapes too many managers: you cannot continuously improve interdependent systems and processes until you progressively perfect interdependent, interpersonal relationships."
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