By Bear Grylls
Even the mundane task may have something to teach you – especially if it’s a task you haven’t performed before.
By definition, risk exposes businesses to danger.
I would like to be known as a great leader, not as a great woman leader.
Be the optimist in the room.
Don’t assume that opportunity will come to you. Put yourself forward when there is an opportunity.
Empowering those around you to be heard and valued makes the difference between a leader who simply instructs and one who inspires.
Always be listening and learning.
You can’t be successful in business without taking risks. It’s really that simple.
You need to have a lot of human judgment involved in the financial industry in terms of risk management, in terms of investment decisions, and things that really allow us to blend the best of technology and the human brain.
If someone gives you an opportunity, you better maximize it so that he wants to give you the next one.
It’s important to experience as many parts of an organization as you can – because someday, you may have the chance to lead that organization.
Everything you need to be amazing is already inside you.
Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful.
Life is like a mustache. It can be wonderful or terrible. But it always tickles.
The bird is powered by its own life and by its motivation.
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.
To become ‘unique,’ the challenge is to fight the hardest battle which anyone can imagine until you reach your destination.
As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.