As a addendum to “The Final Five” posts of the year, it seemed fitting that I wrap up my five favorites from the Quick Quotes Weekly series. Happy New Year and be on the lookout for more well worded thoughts from really smart people in 2012.
People don’t judge you on the basis of your mistakes—they judge you on the manner in which you own up to them.
Jason Fried <— Click To Read More Smart Stuff!
Most people have been brainwashed into believing that their job is to copyedit the world, not to design it.
Seth Godin <— Click To Read More Smart Stuff!
Why are so many people afraid of so many things, but they’re never afraid of mediocrity?
Alex Bogusky and John Winsor <— Click To Read More Smart Stuff! (Affiliate Link)
If you’re not asking the right question, there is no correct answer.
Merlin Mann <— Click To Hear More Smart Stuff!
You can’t get to wonderful without passing through alright.
Bill Withers (Hat tip to Andrew Zuckerman) <— Click To Watch More Smart Stuff!