"Despite all our gains in technology, product innovation and world markets, most people are not thriving in the organizations they work for."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Stephen Covey on Albert Einstein
"The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation."Stephen Covey on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Stephen Covey on Arthur C. Clarke
"The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life."Stephen Covey on John F. Kennedy
"I am sorry to say that there is too much point to the wisecrack that life is extinct on other planets because their scientists were more advanced than ours."Stephen Covey on John F. Kennedy
"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."
"Employers and business leaders need people who can think for themselves - who can take initiative and be the solution to problems."
"There are three constants in life... change, choice and principles."
"Every human has four endowments- self awareness, conscience, independent will and creative imagination. These give us the ultimate human freedom... The power to choose, to respond, to change."
"In the last analysis, what we are communicates far more eloquently than anything we say or do."