- Lynn G. Robbins - Today Quotes
Our success, then, isn't going from failure to failure, but growing from failure to failure without any loss of enthusiasm.
Lynn G. Robbins
- Gary B. Sabin - Today Quotes
Many years ago, I took the Scouts on a campout in the desert. The boys slept by a large fire they had made, and like every good Scout leader, I slept in the back of my truck. In the morning when I sat up and looked at the campsite, I saw one Scout, whom I will call Paul, who looked particularly rough around the edges. I asked how he had slept, and he replied, "Not very well."
When I asked why, he said, "I was cold; the fire went out."
I answered, "Well, fires do that. Wasn't your sleeping bag warm enough?"
Then one of the other Scouts loudly volunteered, "He didn't use his sleeping bag."
I asked in disbelief, "Why not, Paul?"
Silence-then finally the sheepish reply: "Well, I thought if I didn't unroll my sleeping bag, I wouldn't have to roll it up again."
True story: he froze for hours because he was trying to save five minutes of work. We may think, "How foolish! Who would ever do that?" Well, we do it all the time in much more dangerous ways.
Gary B. Sabin
- Dieter F. Uchtdorf - Today Quotes
It wasn't easy, but the work kept us from dwelling too much on the difficulties of our circumstances. Although our situation didn't change overnight, it did change. That's the thing about work. If we simply keep at it -steady and constant- things certainly will improve.
Dieter F. Uchtdorf
- Kevin W. Pearson - Today Quotes
We do have a choice. We get what we focus on consistently.
Kevin W. Pearson
- M. Russell Ballard - Today Quotes
To innovate does not necessarily mean to expand; very often it means to simplify.
M. Russell Ballard
- Joseph B. Wirthlin - Today Quotes
Don't be a scrub. You must do better.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
- Kim B. Clark - Today Quotes
Imagine what would happen if you were to stop learning. What if I had stopped learning when I graduated from college?
Kim B. Clark
- Thomas S. Monson - Today Quotes
Each of you ... has the opportunity to learn and to grow. Expand your knowledge, both intellectual and spiritual, to the full stature of your divine potential.
Thomas S. Monson
- Terence M. Vinson - Today Quotes
This diversity provides opportunities to learn.
Terence M. Vinson
- Ralph Waldo Emerson - Today Quotes
That which we persist in doing becomes easier for us to do; not that the nature of the thing itself is changed, but that our power to do is increased.Ralph Waldo Emerson