"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Colin Powell on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Colin Powell on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Colin Powell on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Colin Powell on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Colin Powell on Earl Nightingale
"Bad news isn't wine. It doesn't improve with age."
"Get mad, then get over it."
"It isn't enough just to scream at the Occupy Wall Street demonstrations. We need our political system to start reflect this anger back into, 'How do we fix it? How do we get the economy going again?'"
"If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude."
"I think whether you're having setbacks or not, the role of a leader is to always display a winning attitude."