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08-06-2004, 06:58 AM
We have a "Word of the Month" program where we focus on a particular value. This month's is flexibility, and I am having trouble finding quotes regarding adaptability, versatility, etc. Help would be appreciated.
Here is one I do like:
The bend in the road is not the end of the road, unless you refuse to take the turn.
08-06-2004, 07:58 AM
One learns to itch where one can scratch.
Singularity shows something wrong in the mind.
To the man who only has a hammer, everything he encounters begins to look like a nail.
Abraham H. Maslow
The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.
Life is change. Growth is optional. Choose wisely.
Karen Kaiser Clark
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
08-06-2004, 10:00 AM
There is nothing permanent except change. (Heraclitus )
The most effective way to cope with change is to help create it. (Anonymous)
Every great and deep difficulty bears in itself its own solution. It forces us to change our thinking in order to find it. (Niels Bohr)
The block of granite which is an obstacle in the pathway of the weak becomes a stepping stone in the pathway of the strong. (Unknown)
Chance favors the prepared mind (Louis Pasteur)
If you don't bend in the wind, you will break (???)
Some of God's Greatest Gifts Are Unanswered Prayers... (Garth Brooks song - not sure who wrote it!) :wink:
08-06-2004, 12:07 PM
Flexibility is the key to airpower.
08-06-2004, 02:45 PM
He was following the idea he had got. It was a idée fixe. How disappointed he was not to move !
The main thing is not to know how you'll succeed. It is to know what you'll do if your idea fails.
He'll listen to your reasons, but can only be convinced by his.
The one who runs straight bumps harder.
He who knows so well what to do often forgets where he ends.
The most flexible mode of expression is dialogue.
Man is a thinking reed.
When there is a hill across my way, I don't run on both sides.
I walk sideway.
Take care of his objectives. He'll take care of yours.
08-07-2004, 04:56 AM
A man convinced against his will,
is of the same opinion still.
Heard it on TV,
08-09-2004, 02:12 AM
These are some great quotes, thanks so much!