Leonard Lauder quotes

  • I came to realize that visualizing, projecting yourself into a successful situation, is the most powerful means there is of achieving personal goals.
    -- Leonard Lauder

    #Life #Motivation #Powerful

  • I'm not a builder of buildings, I'm a builder of collections.
    -- Leonard Lauder

    #Building #Builder #Collections

  • A visionary is someone who can see the future, or thinks he sees the future. In my case, I use it and it comes out right. That doesn't come from daydreams or dreams, but it comes from knowing the market and knowing the world and knowing people really well and knowing where they're going to be tomorrow.
    -- Leonard Lauder

    #Dream #Thinking #Knowing

  • Every morning, I eat one fat-free yogurt with a sliced peach when peaches are in season, and one thin slice of whole-wheat bread. The same thing. I don't want to get fat. And I want to keep my fitness.
    -- Leonard Lauder

    #Morning #Yogurt #Peaches

  • I don’t think there’s anything wrong with being paternalistic as a company,
    -- Leonard Lauder

    #Thinking #Company

  • I happen to like Precisionism. It talks to me because I collect Cubism.
    -- Leonard Lauder

    #Talk To Me #Cubism

  • I love that works of art are printed so that anyone can buy them. The variety of what they put on little postcards astounds me.
    -- Leonard Lauder

    #Art #Littles #Postcards

  • Here's the thing - if you stop learning, you might as well pack it in. You can't learn anything with your mouth open.
    -- Leonard Lauder

    #Mouths #Might #Wells

  • If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.

  • The things that make me different are the things that make me.

  • I am sure it is one's duty as a teacher to try to show boys that no opinions, no tastes, no emotions are worth much unless they are one's own. I suffered acutely as a boy from the lack of being shown this.

  • Classic economic theory, based as it is on an inadequate theory of human motivation, could be revolutionized by accepting the reality of higher human needs, including the impulse to self actualization and the love for the highest values.

  • Sometimes our motivations can be quite hazy, contradictory and multi-faceted, in real life.

  • I think the names of colors are at the edge, between where language fails and where it's at its most powerful.

  • An interface can be a powerful narrative device. And as we collect more and more personally and socially relevant data, we have an opportunity, and maybe even an obligation, to maintain [our] humanity and tell some amazing stories.

  • It's too late. We can't win, they've gotten too powerful.

  • The single most powerful element of youth is that you don't have the life experiences to know what can't be done.

  • All we have is our vote. But it's powerful.