UnCommon Thinkers

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"An expert is a man who has stopped thinking-he knows!" - Frank Lloyd Wright

FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT

Frank Lloyd Wright Was an American architect, interior designer, writer and educator, who designed more than structures and completed 532 works. Wright believed in designing structures which.

"Welcom to Fight Club. If this is your first night - you have to fight!" - Tyler Durden

Brad Pitt, as Tyler Durden, wears a pair of Oliver Peoples 523 sunglasses in the 1999 movie Fight Club.

"My model for business is The Beatles. They were four guys who kept each other's kind of negative tendencies in check. They balanced each other and the total was greater than the sum of the parts. That's how I see business: great things in business are never done by one person, they're done by a team of people." - Steve Jobs

This is Steve Jobs biography by Walter Isaacson. This is an interesting look into the life of Steve Jobs and is an excellent read. Anyone interested in the history of great influences on technology should read this book. Jobs was a great businessman.

"Nobody cares about our problems, they’re glad we got them. We need to understand that. We need to stick together and persevere." - Mike Tomlin

"Nobody cares about our problems, they’re glad we got them. We need to understand that. We need to stick together and persevere.

Don't Mistake Activity for Achievement - "Activity must be organized with a productive purpose or goal i mind; otherwise it's no different from what you'd see on a school's playground - kids running around, lots of movement but little achievement." - Coach John Wooden

REMEMBERING COACH JOHN WOODEN: THE REAL DEAL!

Success = peace of mind and failure = regret. John Wooden Hall of Fame UCLA basketball coach who won 10 NCAA titles.

"You can blow out a candle  But you can't blow out a fire  Once the flames begin to catch  The wind will blow it higher"   - Peter Gabriel

"You can blow out a candle But you can't blow out a fire Once the flames begin to catch The wind will blow it higher" - Peter Gabriel

"If one is an entrepreneur, there are going to be a lot of dark days, days when they are not sure if they are even going to make payroll the next week.  One needs to be emotionally and intellectually equipped to deal with that, and I think that, regarding the emotional aspect of facing adversity, one can really learn no better lesson than in the athletic arena." - Phil Knight

"If one is an entrepreneur, there are going to be a lot of dark days, days when they are not sure if they are even going to make payroll the next week. One needs to be emotionally and intellectually equipped to deal with that, and I think that, regarding the emotional aspect of facing adversity, one can really learn no better lesson than in the athletic arena." - Phil Knight

"Any man can win when things go his way. It is the man who overcomes adversities that is the true champion. Keep your enemies close, but your friends even closer. And when things look darkest, remember your heritage, never stop trying, never let the bastards get you down." - Jock Ewing

Jim Davis as Jock Ewing in ''Dallas'' a TV Series to

"Some people create with words or with music or with a brush and paints. I like to make something beautiful when I run. I like to make people stop and say, 'I've never seen anyone run like that before.' It's more than just a race, it's a style. It's doing something better than anyone else. It's being creative." - Steve Prefontaine

Steve Prefontaine in post-Olympic track and field meet 15 Sep at the Crystal Palace, London UK Hes a legend, beast.

"Whatever you do, do it with all your might." - P.T. Barnum

Jumbo the Elephant in America - Geri Walton

"Awareness is at the very core of the advertising business, you have to be aware of what is happening today, now, this minute, to be connected, to be effective, not only about the issues but also about style, trends, art." - Mary Wells Lawrence

Queen of advertising tells all By Bruce Horovitz, USA TODAY VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Mary Wells Lawrence isn't done yet.

"If it's to be, It's up to me" - Ben Wilson

BENJI: ESPN Films and directors Coodie and Chike bring Ben Wilson story to screen, debuts at Tribeca

"It is OK to experiment, OK to fail, nobody has a 1,000 batting average, but when you succeed, move on, do not waste a second of your life imitating your own successes!" - Dr. Edwin Land

"It is OK to experiment, OK to fail, nobody has a 1,000 batting average, but when you succeed, move on, do not waste a second of your life imitating your own successes!" - Dr. Edwin Land

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