By Bear Grylls
Even the mundane task may have something to teach you – especially if it’s a task you haven’t performed before.
I would like to be known as a great leader, not as a great woman leader.
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.
Nobody gets through life without experiencing some form of rejection, which is why everybody knows how awful it feels.
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.
In the life of the individual, an aesthetic sensibility is both more authentic and more commendable than a political or religious one.
It’s hard to combine a simple life with a love of aesthetics.
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.
Life is better with a beard.
I do not create a fashionable aesthetic… I create a style based on life.
Our abode in this world is transitory, our life therein is but a loan, our breaths are numbered and our indolence is manifest.
Knowledge is the life of the mind.
Follow the way of life, which the Holy Prophet has shown you, for verily that is the right path.
Have an earnestness for death and you will have life.