Quotes from the Masters
On Relationships

"The walls we build around us to keep out the sadness also keep out the joy." -- Jim Rohn  

"Greet every person you meet cheerfully and enthusiastically.  Nobody can fake cheerfulness and enthusiasm very long.  You'll either quit trying or improve your outlook." -– Nido Qubein  

"You must look into people, as well as at them." -- Lord Chesterfield  

"The more you like and respect yourself, the more you like and respect others, and the more they like and respect you." -– Brian Tracy

"What counts is a way to get along with people that will bring us personal satisfaction and, at the same time, not trample upon the egos of those we deal with." -- Les Giblin 

"My life changed for the better the day I realized that when I gossiped, it ultimately hurt me much more than it hurt the person about whom I gossiped." -– Bob Burg  

"Technology does not run an enterprise, relationships do." -– Patricia Fripp  

"The best words for resolving a disagreement are, 'I could be wrong; I often am.'  It's true." -– Brian Tracy

"Do not save your loving speeches for your friends till they are dead; do not write them on their tombstones, speak them rather now instead." -– Anna Cummins  

"They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel." -- Carl W. Buechner  

"If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else, you will have succeeded." -- Maya Angelou

"He will never have true friends who is afraid of making enemies." -- William Hazlitt  

"Anyone can sympathize with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathize with a friend's success." -- Oscar Wilde

"We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend." -— Robert Louis Stevenson

"Each of us has a spark of life inside us, and our highest endeavor ought to be to set off that spark in one another." -- Kenny Ausubel

"The reason for living is to have great relationships, to have people you love and respect, and who love you and respect you." -– Brian Tracy

"If we can augment our gift giving by giving more of ourselves to those we love, all the time and in various ways, we will have a good chance of helping them and ourselves live happier, better lives." -– Earl Nightingale  

"Treat your friends as you do your pictures, and place them in their best light." -- Jennie Jerome Churchill  

"The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people." -– Theodore Roosevelt  

"Create an atmosphere of openness, honesty, and straight talk around you." -– Brian Tracy

Provided courtesy of  Jim Rohn International