"Live out of your imagination, not your history."
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."Stephen Covey on Confucius
"The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew."Stephen Covey on Abraham Lincoln
"A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history."Stephen Covey on Mahatma Gandhi
"The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is whether we provide enough for those who have little."Stephen Covey on Franklin D. Roosevelt
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."Stephen Covey on Thomas Jefferson
"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."