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The Tom O’Connor Group, LLC
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“Reaching one’s maximum potential is built on respect for the individual, and a commitment to excellence.”
~ Buck Rodgers, IBM …with a few edits
Keep Calm and Carry On
–British World War II poster
“I have missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I have lost almost 300 games. On 26 occasions I was entrusted to take the game winning shot… and I missed. I have failed over and over in my life and then tried again. That’s how I learned to succeed.”
~ Michael Jordan Perennial All Star and Member of the USA Olympic “Dream Team”
If you put off everything till you’re sure of it, you’ll likely never get anything done.
~Norman Vincent Peale 1898-1993, Minister and Author …with a few edits
The most effective way to do it, is to do it.
Sustained effort – not strength or intelligence –
is the key to realizing our potential.
~Sir Winston Churchill …with a few edits
If you believe in yourself
and have courage, determination, dedication, and competitive drive
and if you are willing to sacrifice for things that are worthwhile,
anything can be done.
– Vince Lombardi …with a few edits
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