A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way and shows the way.
—John C. Maxwell

Duplicate yourself, replicate what you know, teach others (even competitors) to do what you do and then you will have created something that will allow you to get more life, more freedom. If you ask me, that’s the real definition of a business.
—John Jantsch

In business for yourself, not by yourself.
—Ray Kroc

No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.
—Brian Tracy

Understand the law of leverage: Learn to employ other people’s knowledge and efforts…attract the support you need so your business can grow faster in less time with less effort.
—Kevin Purfield

They copied all they could follow
but they couldn’t copy my mind
so I left them sweating and stealing
a year and a half behind.
—Rudyard Kipling

When a thing has been said and well, have no scruple. Take it and copy it.
—Anatole France

Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.

R.E.P.S.—Repetition Elevates Personal Skills.
—Conor Gillen

Repetition is no fun but it’s the reason we won.
—Mike Waldo, Edwardsville Sr. High School

If you can’t teach others how to duplicate your business efforts, how can you expect to achieve success?
—Jim Clary

Never let an inventor run a company. You can never get him to stop tinkering and bring something to market.
—Royal Little

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.
—Robert Collier

Winning is about having the whole team on the same page.
—Bill Walton

To succeed in business it is necessary to make others see things as you see them
.—John H. Patterson

Any business arrangement that is not profitable to the other person will in the end prove unprofitable for you. The bargain that yields mutual satisfaction is the only one that is apt to be repeated.
—B. C. Forbes

If you train people properly, they won’t be able to tell a drill from the real thing.
If anything, the real thing will be easier.
—Richard Marcinko

If a guy has a really good success pattern,
I’ll go along with him if he says he can go to the moon on Scotch tape.
—Raymond Herzog

My goal in sailing isn’t to be brilliant or flashy in individual races,
just to be consistent over the long run.
—Dennis Conner

Golf is assuredly a mystifying game. It would seem that if a person has hit a
golf ball correctly a thousand times, he should be able to duplicate the
performance at will. But this is certainly not the case.
—Bobby Tyre Jones

I am the world’s worst salesman, therefore, I must make it easy for people to buy.
—F. W. Woolworth

You have to learn the rules of the game.
And then you have to play better than anyone else.
—Dianne Feinstein

First master the fundamentals.
—Larry Bird

Business is like war in one respect. If its grand strategy is correct, any number
of tactical errors can be made and yet the enterprise proves successful.
—General Robert E. Woods