Each person we meet has the potential to teach us something.
Other John C. Maxwell quotes:
Life can be boring unless you put some effort into it.
Life's greatest rewards come from your inner self, from the choices you make, from how you decide to live under whatever circumstances you find yourself in.
Failure is simply a price we pay to achieve success
If you won't carry the ball, you can't lead the team. A leader can give up anything except final responsibility.
A big man is one who makes us feel bigger when we are with him.
We have to pilot our own dreams - we cannot entrust them to anyone else.
People tend to become what the most important people in their lives think they will become.
People go farther than they thought they could when someone else thinks they can.
If you are a parent, you have probably already realized that your children are always watching what you do. And just as children watch their parents and emulate their behavior, so do employees who are watching their bosses.
Make a point to continually search for a better way of doing things, even when things are going well, to ensure that a better alternative has not been overlooked and to keep your creative talents in practice.