Motivational Quote: Self-Determination

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“It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog.” – Archie Griffin, 2-time Heisman Trophy Winner (for the best College Football Player in the US)

Mentally Transferring Ownership of Your Product

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“If you can get your customer to see themselves doing or using whatever your product does you win big. The trick is they have to imagine themselves using your product.” – Kevin Hogan, Author of The Psychology of Persuasion

Motivational Quote: Overcoming Fear

Home Run MovieNothing great happens when you hold back.”

From the movie Home Run

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Motivational Quote: World Series Champions 2010

Congratulations to the World Series Champion San Francisco Giants.

2010 World Series Champion San Francisco Giants

Here are a few quotes on how they won it.

“Persistance, work ethic, ┬áteam effort and everyone made a huge contribution this year. “ -Brian Wilson, Closing Relief Pitcher, San Francisco Giants

“Keep working, stay in shape and good things are bound to happen.” – Edgar Renteria, Shortstop, San Francisco Giants & World Series MVP

“It goes to show you what a team can do when they play with heart & effort.” – Bruce Bochy, Manager, San Francisco Giants

But the best quote of the night, in my opinion came from the manager of the Texas Rangers, Ron Washington, when he said, “It’s not the best team that wins, its the team that plays the best. “

Motivational Quote: Being Good Every Day

“It isn’t hard to be good from time to time in sports. What is tough, is being good every day.” – Willie Mays, Baseball Hall of Famer

Motivational Quote: Conquering Fear

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“It is not the mountain that we conquer, but ourselves.” – Sir Edmund Hillary, The first man to reach the summit of Mount Everest

Motivational Quote: The Effect of Negative Words

“Harsh words can be like nuclear bombs to relationships” – Royal Hamel, http://www.lightthedarkness.org/

Just as harsh words can destroy, kind words can energize relationships more than you can ever expect.

So choose your words wisely.