Ive seen that phenomenally successful people believe they can learn something from everybody. I call them mavericks with mentors. Richard Branson, for instance, is a total maverick but he surrounds himself with incredibly successful, smart people and he listens to them.
By: Brendon Burchard
When the British came to Ibo land, for instance, at the beginning of the 20th century, and defeated the men in pitched battles in different places, and set up their administrations, the men surrendered. And it was the women who led the first revolt.
By: Chinua Achebe
Oh, I just tend to believe in things when I'm writing them. For instance, when I was writing 'Doctor Dee,' I believed in magic. And when I wrote 'Hawksmoor' I believed in psychic geography. But as soon as I type the last full stop, I'm back to being a complete blank again.
By: Peter Ackroyd