"You've got to eat while you dream. You've got to deliver on short-range commitments, while you develop a long-range strategy and vision and implement it. The success of doing both. Walking and chewing gum if you will. Getting it done in the short-range, and delivering a long-range plan, and executing on that."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Jack Welch on Bill Cosby
"Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success."Jack Welch on Swami Vivekananda
"Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it."Jack Welch on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Jack Welch on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Jack Welch on Winston Churchill
"An organization's ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive advantage."
"Willingness to change is a strength, even if it means plunging part of the company into total confusion for a while."
"Good business leaders create a vision, articulate the vision, passionately own the vision, and relentlessly drive it to completion."
"A strategy is something like, an innovative new product globalization, taking your products around the world be the low-cost producer. A strategy is something you can touch you can motivate people with be number one and number two in every business. You can energize people around the message."
"The Internet is the Viagra of big business."