Quote by William H. McRaven
If you can't do the little things right, you will never do the big things right.
This quote emphasizes the importance of attention to detail and the idea that success in major endeavors is built upon mastering the smaller tasks. It suggests that failing to execute the small things with precision and excellence can ultimately hinder one's ability to achieve success in more significant undertakings. By highlighting the significance of the little things, the quote reminds individuals that success requires a strong foundation of discipline, meticulousness, and craftsmanship.
Everyone has something of beauty about them. But loving let's you look, and look, and look again. You notice the back of a hand, the turn of a head, the way of a walk. When you first love, you look blind and you see it all as the glorious, beloved whole, or a beautiful sum of beautiful parts. But when you see the one you love as pieces, as why's, you can love those parts too, and it's a love at once more complicated and more complete.
Institutions develop because people put a lot of trust in them, they meet real needs, they represent important aspirations, whether it's monasteries, media, or banks, people begin by trusting these institutions, and gradually the suspicion develops that actually they're working for themselves, not for the community.
The most important thing about a man is what he believes in the depth of his being. This is the thing that makes him what he is, The thing that organizes him and feeds him; the thing that keeps him going in the face of untoward circumstances; the thing that gives him resistance.