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."
"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 Whittlesey
"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
"Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion."
- Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
"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
"Cocktail hour is the pause between the errors and trials of the day and the hopes of the night."
"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
“Achievement is talent
– Malcolm Gladwell, "Outliers"
"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
– Todd Beamer, Flight 93,
Sept 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
"Everybody wants to be famous, but nobody wants to put the work in."
- Kevin Hart
"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)
"To see the world, things dangerous to come to, to see behind walls, draw closer, to find each other, and to feel. That is the purpose of life."
"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
"We got no food, we got no jobs... our PETS' HEADS ARE FALLING OFF!"
“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”
"Never say ‘no’ to adventures. Always say ‘yes,’ otherwise you’ll lead a very dull life." - Ian Fleming
"Keep your eyes on the stars, and
your feet on the ground."
- Theodore Roosevelt
"The earlier you learn that you should focus on what you have, and not obsess about what you don't have, the happier you will be." - Amy Poehler
"There's no one alive who is you-er
- Dr. Seuss
"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
“The truth will set you free. But not until it is finished with you.”
- David Foster Wallace
"To improve is to change, so to be perfect is to have changed often."
"Everything negative - pressure, challenges - is all an opportunity for me to rise." - Kobe Bryant
"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