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1000 great quotes for business, management and training: Individuality


Management development providers GNP publish a monthly set of handy 'quotable quotes' for anyone to use in presentations, speeches or training sessions. Arranged into 100 'themes' including vision, change, leadership, teamwork, communication, motivation and innovation. TrainingZONE has arranged to bring you the quotes on a regular basis. This month the theme is "Individuality".

"Be daring. Be first. Be different."
Anita Roddick, British business executive (b.1943)

"The reasonable man adapts himself to the world. The unreasonable man
persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all
progress depends upon the unreasonable man."
George Bernard Shaw, Irish playwright (1856-1950)

"I used to think that anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know
that it is the people that call others weird that are weird."
Sir Paul McCartney, British pop musician (b.1942)

"No-one can possibly achieve any real and lasting success or get rich in
business by being a conformist."
John Paul Getty, US businessman (1892-1976)

"Never play a thing the same way twice."
Louis Armstrong, US jazz musician (1900-1971)

"In order to be irreplacable one must always be different."
Coco Chanel, French fashion designer (1883-1971)

"You cannot step twice into the same river, for other waters are always
flowing on to you."
Heraclitus, Greek philosopher (c535-c475 BC)

And finally, Murphy says...
"There are two classes of people; those who divide people into two
classes, and those who don't."

February quotes: imagination

January quotes: images

December quotes: ideas

November quotes: habit

October quotes: genius

September quotes: future

August quotes: fun

July quotes: focus

June quotes: failure

May quotes: facts

All quotations drawn from '1000 GREAT QUOTATIONS for Business,
Management & Training' published by


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