Monday, 23 May 2011

Quotes about Size

Here's the next section of quotes from my book 1000 Great Quotations for Business, Management & Training.

An updated version of the book is newly available as part of my Almost Free Kindle titles both in the UK and in the USA.

Hey, size works against excellence.

Bill Gates, US computer engineer, entrepreneur (b. 1955)

Size isn’t everything. The whale is endangered, while the ant continues to do just fine.

Bill Vaughan, US journalist, author (1915-1977)

If you think you’re too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito in the room.

Anita Roddick, British retail executive, founder of The Body Shop (1942-2007)

Anita Roddick

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage – to move in the opposite direction.

E F Schumacher, German/British economist (1911-1977)

What we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But if that drop was not in the ocean, I think the ocean would be less because of that missing drop. I do not agree with the big way of doing things.

Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, known as Mother Teresa, Albanian charity worker (1910-1997)

It’s a small world, but I wouldn’t want to paint it.

Steven Wright, US comedian (b. 1955)

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