Willingness and Motivation

Are You Willing?

“That word is ‘willing.’ It’s an attitude and spirit that should permeate our conversations. It’s like a palm tree by the ocean that endures the greatest winds because it knows how to gracefully bend.” – Stephen Kendrick

Upward Bound

“Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.” – Leonardo da Vinci

Seeing Eye to Eye

“One new reality is global interconnectivity and the fact that all challenges must be addressed on the basis of ‘togetherness.’ Thus the most crucial factor in accepting the new reality and confronting its opportunities and risks is our willingness to develop shared norms on all levels.” – Klaus Schwab

Power to the People

“All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common: it was the willingness to confront unequivocally the major anxiety of their people in their time. This, and not much else, is the essence of leadership.” – John Kenneth Galbraith

Fortune Favors the Bold

“The amount of good luck coming your way depends on your willingness to act.” – Barbara Sher

Gracefully Bend

“That word is ‘willing.’ It’s an attitude and spirit of cooperation that should permeate our conversations. It’s like a palm tree by the ocean that endures the greatest winds because it knows how to gracefully bend.” – Stephen Kendrick

It’s a New Day

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

Fortune Favors

“I knew if I stayed where I was, nothing would get better; nothing would change. If I wanted to ease the pain, I had to try something different.” – Sharon E. Rainey

Respect

“You just can’t beat the person who never gives up.” – Babe Ruth

Oye Como Va

“Most people don’t have that willingness to break bad habits. They have a lot of excuses and they talk like victims.” – Carlos Santana