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Accountability breeds response-ability. Stephen Covey
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The key is in not spending time, but in investing it. Stephen Covey
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Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply. Stephen Covey
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Trust is the glue of life. It's the most essential ingredient in effective communication. It's the foundational principle that holds all relationships. Stephen Covey
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If we keep doing what we're doing, we're going to keep getting what we're getting. Stephen Covey
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The world has entered an era of the most profound and challenging change in human history. Stephen Covey
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There is a heavy emphasis in Mormonism on initiative, on responsibility, on a work ethic, and on education. If you take those elements together with a free-enterprise system, you've got the chemistry for a lot of industry. Stephen Covey
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The true identity theft is not financial. It's not in cyberspace. It's spiritual. It's been taken. Stephen Covey
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Studies have identified a significant 'skills gap' between what students are currently being taught and the skills employers are seeking in today's global economy. Our children must be better prepared than they are now to meet the future challenges of our ever-changing world. Stephen Covey
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My parents were just constantly affirming me in everything that I did. Late at night, I'd wake up and hear my mother talking over my bed, saying, 'You're going to do great on this test. You can do anything you want.' Stephen Covey
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I believe in Coach Louis Wong. He is so much more than just a football coach. Stephen Covey
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As people enable themselves to achieve one or two goals for the year that are most meaningful, they will find power, peace of mind, and confidence in their abilities because they have achieved what they set out to accomplish. Your commitment to achieving what matters most will become the foundation for tremendous accomplishments and contributions. You will become the change you seek to make. Stephen Covey
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In our own lives, having a mind-set of expecting to win increases our odds of winning. It helps us get better results. And better results help us increase our credibility and self-confidence, which leads to more positive self-expectancy, and more winning - and the upward cycle continues. It becomes a self-fulfilling prophecy. Stephen Covey
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If you say to one flower, 'Grow,' but you water another, the first one won't grow. Stephen Covey
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The greatest and most inspiring mountain climbing achievements in history are not so much stories of individual achievement, but are stories of the extraordinary power of a unified, talented, prepared team that stays loyally committed to one another and to their shared vision to the end. Stephen Covey
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True independence of character empowers us to act rather than be acted upon. Stephen Covey
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Integrity is conforming reality to our words - in other words, keeping promises and fulfilling expectations. Stephen Covey
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Private victories precede public victories. Stephen Covey
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I define discipline as the ability to make + keep promises and to honor commitments. Stephen Covey
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It's easy to say 'no!' when there's a deeper 'yes!' burning inside. Stephen Covey
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I believe that a life of integrity I the most fundamental source of personal worth. I do not agree with the popular success literature that says that self-esteem is primarily a matter of mind set, of attitude-that you can psych yourself into peace of mind. Peace of mind comes when your life is in harmony with true principles and values and in no other way. Stephen Covey
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Lose/Win people bury a lot of feelings. And unexpressed feelings come forth later in uglier ways. Psychosomatic illnesses often are the reincarnation of cumulative resentment, deep disappointment and disillusionment repressed by the Lose/Win mentality. Disproportionate rage or anger, overreaction to minor provocation, and cynicism are other embodiments of suppressed emotion. People who are constantly repressing, not transcending feelings toward a higher meaning find that it affects the quality of their relationships with others. Stephen Covey
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Independent thinking alone is not suited to interdependent reality. Stephen Covey
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Someone once inquired of a Far Eastern Zen master, who had a great serenity and peace about him no matter what pressures he faced, "How do you maintain that serenity and peace?" He replied, "I never leave my place of meditation." He meditated early in the morning and for the rest of the day, he carried the peace of those moments with him in his mind and heart. Stephen Covey
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In effective personal leadership, visualization and affirmation techniques emerge naturally out of a foundation of well thought through purposes and principles that become the center of a person's life. Stephen Covey
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The reflection of the current social paradigm tells us we are largely determined by conditioning and conditions. Stephen Covey
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Anytime we think the problem is 'out there,' that thought is the problem. We empower what's out there to control us. The change paradigm is 'outside-in' - what's out there has to change before we can change. The proactive approach is to change from the 'inside-out': to be different, and by being different, to effect positive change in what's out there - I can be more resourceful, I can be more diligent, I can be more creative, I can be more cooperative. Stephen Covey
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It's incredibly easy to get caught up in an activity trap, in the busy-ness of life, to work harder and harder at climbing the ladder of success only to discover it's leaning against the wrong wall. It is possible to be busy - very busy - without being very effective. Stephen Covey
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Consequences are governed by principles, and behavior is governed by values; therefore, value principles! Stephen Covey
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To receive gratitude with grace is a form of gratitude by itself, and not always an easy art to master. Stephen Covey
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If there is no gardener there is no garden. Stephen Covey
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Happen to things, don't let things happen to you Stephen Covey
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If our feelings control our actions, it is because we have abdicated our responsibility and empowered them to do so. Stephen Covey
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Whether you're on a sports team, in an office or a member of a family, if you can't trust one another there's going to be trouble. Stephen Covey
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In order to have influence, you have to be influenced. Stephen Covey
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Only as we keep an open communication with our deep inner life will we have the wisdom to make effective choices. Stephen Covey
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Most people define greatness through wealth and popularity and position in the corner office. But what I call everyday greatness comes from character and contribution. Stephen Covey
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The leader is the one who climbs the tallest tree, surveys the entire situation, and yells, 'Wrong jungle!' ... Busy, efficient producers and managers often respond ... 'Shut up! We're making progress!' Stephen Covey
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Do what is important, not what is urgent. Stephen Covey
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What we are communicates far more eloquently than anything we say or do. There are people we trust because we know their character. Whether they're eloquent or not, whether they have human-relations techniques or not, we trust them and work with them. Stephen Covey
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Unfortunately, too many executives believe the myths about trust. Myths like how trust is soft and is merely a social virtue. The reality is that trust is hard-edged and is an economic driver. Stephen Covey
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I believe that the habit of constant reading of good books and scholarly periodicals and magazines in many disciplines is vital to give a larger perspective and to constantly sense the interdependent nature of life. Stephen Covey
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What does it matter how much we do if what we're doing isn't what matters most? Stephen Covey
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Self-awareness involves deep personal honesty. It comes from asking and answering hard questions. Stephen Covey
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Make time for planning: Wars are won in the general's tent. Stephen Covey
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To set and work toward any goal is an act of courage. Stephen Covey
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We can act instead of being acted upon. Stephen Covey
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We must seek to understand the intent of communication without prejudging or rejecting the content... Communication, after all, is not so much a matter of intellect as it is of trust and acceptance of others, of their ideas and feelings, acceptance of the fact that they're different, and that from their point of view, they are right. Stephen Covey
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We all go through stages. Concerns about appearances, making good impressions, being popular, comparing yourself to others, having unbridled ambition, wanting to make money, striving to be recognized and noticed and trying to establish yourself, all fade as your responsibilities and character grow. Stephen Covey
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You have two ears and one mouth. Use them accordingly. Stephen Covey
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In our personal lives, if we do not develop our own self-awareness and become responsible for first creations, we empower other people and circumstances to shape our lives by default. Stephen Covey
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Private Victory precedes Public Victory. Algebra comes before calculus. Stephen Covey
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All things are created twice.... there's a mental or first creation, and a physical or second creation to all things. Stephen Covey
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Without involvement, there is no commitment. Mark it down, asterisk it, circle it, underline it. No involvement, no commitment. Stephen Covey
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People simply feel better about themselves when they're good at something. Stephen Covey
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There are three constants in life... change, choice and principles. Stephen Covey
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Synergy is what happens when one plus one equals ten or a hundred or even a thousand! It's the profound result when two or more respectful human beings determine to go beyond their preconceived ideas to meet a great challenge. Stephen Covey
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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. Stephen Covey
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The place to begin building any relationship is inside ourselves, inside our circle of influence, our own character. Stephen Covey
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We are the creative force of our life, and through our own decisions rather than our conditions, if we carefully learn to do certain things, we can accomplish those goals. Stephen Covey
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Live out of your imagination, not your history. Stephen Covey
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Begin with the end in mind. Stephen Covey
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For me, the essence of the great American Dream is spiritual. I believe that our Constitution is inspired and that it is based on principles that are timeless and universal. This is the reason why 95% of all written constitutions throughout the world are modeled after our Constitution. Stephen Covey
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Remember, we are not human beings having a spiritual experience. We are spiritual beings having a human experience. Stephen Covey
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A little over 5% of the world's population produces almost 29% of the world's goods and services. Stephen Covey
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Every time you think the problem is 'out there,' that very thought is the problem. Stephen Covey
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Trust is central to an economy that works. Stephen Covey
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In this knowledge-worker age, it's now increasingly tied to doing well in school so you can get into better grad schools so you can get better jobs - so the pressure to do well is really high. Stephen Covey
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The solutions to our problems are and always will be based upon universal, timeless, self-evident principles common to every enduring, prospering society throughout history. Stephen Covey
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Light is the greatest disinfectant in nature and also in organizations. Stephen Covey
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