Elevating people

Mother Teresa - Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary

It's not how much we give, but how much love we put into giving.

Roy T. Bennett - Author

Great leaders create more leaders, not followers.

Deepak Chopra - Indian-American author and alternative-medicine advocate and prominent figure in the New Age movement.

Anything that is of value in life only multiplies when it is given.

John Calvin Maxwell - American author, speaker, and pastor who has written many books, primarily focusing on leadership

Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them.  

Michael Bernard Beckwith - New Thought minister, author, and founder of the Agape International Spiritual Center in Beverly Hills, California, a New Thought church with a congregation estimated in excess of 8,000 members

It’s not the world’s job to make you happy. It’s your job to bring happiness into the world.

Peter Drucker - Austrian management consultant, educator, and author, whose writings contributed to the philosophical and practical foundations of the modern business corporation

No one learns as much about a subject as one who is forced to teach it.

Austin Kleon - New York Times bestselling author of five books: Steal Like an Artist; Show Your Work!; Keep Going; Steal Like An Artist Journal; and Newspaper Blackout. Kleon's works focus on creativity in today's world

Once a day, after you’ve done your day’s work, go back to your documentation and find one little piece of your process that you can share.

Matthew Kelly - Author, speaker, thought leader, entrepreneur, consultant, spiritual leader, and innovator

Anything and anyone that does not help you to become the best version of yourself is too small for you.

Teresa Amabile - American academic who is the Edsel Bryant Ford Professor of Business Administration in the Entrepreneurial Management Unit at Harvard Business School

Key to leveraging the progress principle: giving people meaningful work.

Teresa Amabile - American academic who is the Edsel Bryant Ford Professor of Business Administration in the Entrepreneurial Management Unit at Harvard Business School

As long as the work is meaningful, managers do not have to spend time coming up with ways to motivate people.

Teresa Amabile - American academic who is the Edsel Bryant Ford Professor of Business Administration in the Entrepreneurial Management Unit at Harvard Business School

Promoting positive inner work life doesn’t only make people feel better; it also leads people to do better work.

Teresa Amabile - American academic who is the Edsel Bryant Ford Professor of Business Administration in the Entrepreneurial Management Unit at Harvard Business School

The best way to help people to maximize their creative potential is to allow them to do something they love.

Raymond M. Kethledge - United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

A lack of silence and solitude leads to anxiety, which leads to demonization based on differences, which leads to conflict, which leads to violence. We need to reverse the flow. We need to invite people to think about their feelings, to address them, and then come up with a creative response that builds relationships and trust.” What we need, one might say, is grace.