Introducing our team members and the quotes we love.
(Scroll over the photos to see who's who at Likeable.)
"Listen first and never stop listening."
- Dave Kerpen
"Worry is a misuse of the imagination."
- Dan Zadra
"Do unto others as you would have others do unto you." - Matthew 7:12
"Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did but she did it backwards and in high heels."
- popularized by Faith Whittlese
"If I could sing a lick in any human way possible, I would! But I can't, and I hate myself every day for it."
- Justin in Pitch Perfect
"Those who turn good into great are motivated by a deep creative urge... for sheer, unadulterated excellence for its own sake." - Jim Collins
"I'm like a peacock, you gotta let me fly."
-Terry Hoitz (played by Mark Wahlberg)
"Do what you can, with what you have, where you are." - Theodore Roosevelt
"Birds born in a cage think flying is an illness." - Alejandro Jodorowsky
"Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes, playing a poor hand well." - Jack London
"Forget regret or life is yours to miss."
"Forget past mistakes. Forget failures. Forget everything except what you're going to do now and do it."
- William Durant
"I'm not offended by all the dumb blonde jokes because I know I'm not dumb... and I also know that I'm not blonde."
- Dolly Parton
"Let's roll." - Todd Beamer, Flight 93, September 11, 2001
"There may be people who have more talent than you, but there's no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do - and I believe that." - Derek Jeter
“Hard work is a prison sentence only if it does not have meaning."
- Malcom Galdwell
"May the bridges you burn light the way."
"I'm not so great at the advice. Can I interest you in a sarcastic comment?"
- (if you don't know I can't talk to you anymore) (Chandler Bing)
"Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do." - Steve Jobs
"If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely." - Roald Dahl.
"Where you invest your love, you invest your life." - Mumford & Sons
“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.”
"I'd rather entertain and hope that people learn, than teach and hope that people are entertained." - Walt Disney
"There's no one alive who is you-er
than you." - Dr. Seuss
'The earlier you learn that you should focus on what you have, and not obsess about that you don't have, the happier you will be." - Amy Poehler
"People have forgotten how to tell a story. Stories don’t have a middle or an end any more. They usually have a beginning that never stops beginning."
– Steven Spielberg
"Keep your eyes on the stars, and
your feet on the ground."
- Theodore Roosevelt
“The truth will set you free. But not until it is finished with you.”
- David Foster Wallace
"I am ready to face any challenges that might be foolish enough to face me."
- Dwight Schrute
"Everything negative - pressure, challenges - is all an opportunity for me to rise." - Kobe Bryant
"I used to play sports. Then I realized you can buy trophies. Now I am good at everything." - Demetri Martin
"It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see." -Henry David Thoreau
"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do."
- Mark Twain