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By Anonym 14 Sep

Debbi Fields

Never give up. The bankers and financial people did not take me seriously initially. Everyone thought I would fail. My attitude was that 'No' is an unacceptable answer when it comes to financing.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Debbi Fields

I try not to take for granted how lucky we are to have life and breath and opportunity. Once we've got that, we can conquer anything.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Debbi Fields

I use my experience, my failures, my successes, and help people stay focused.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

If you think you can, then you’re half way there. If you say, ‘I can’t,’ then you’re defeated.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Debbi Fields

The important thing is not being afraid to take a chance.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

I believe the only limitations are the ones that we accept.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Debbi Fields

What really fueled me, and maybe infuriated me, is that nobody believed in me. Nobody. I don't even think I believe in myself. Part of what I was trying to do was to make the decision to go into business and find the guts to see it through. I was told that when I went in to see the bankers that I was supposed to be very muted, that I was supposed to blend in, that I was supposed to have the typical drab suit on.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Debbi Fields

The most important thing is for you to believe in what you are doing.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Debbi Fields

What really fueled me, and maybe infuriated me, is that nobody believed in me. Nobody. I don't even think I believe in myself.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Debbi Fields

The principle was right there - you couldn't miss it. The more we did for our customers, the more they did for us.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Debbi Fields

The greatest failure is not to try. Had I listened to all the people during the course of my life who said, "You can't. You'll fail. It won't work. You don't have...," I wouldn't be here today.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

I love to brainstorm. I like to mentor. When you're starting out, especially as an entrepreneur, you really don't know what you're doing. You go out there and you try so many things. The key in the process, to me, is that you keep trying and you never give up.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

All I need as payment is a smile. That just really pushes me forward so that I'm always capturing the next opportunity to develop myself.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

Don't ever lose sight of your dreams. And, more importantly, reach for the stars.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Debbi Fields

My role is to coach, encourage, inspire, motivate, and help people.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

Don't stop at the first no. You have to be a risk taker. If there weren't room for creativity, the patent office would close down.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Debbi Fields

Truly, I get high on oxygen, and once I graduate from that, what really fulfills me is doing what I love. That, to me, is absolutely priceless.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Debbi Fields

I've never felt like I was in the cookie business. I've always been in a feel good feeling business. My job is to sell joy. My job is to sell happiness. My job is to sell an experience.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Debbi Fields

What I wanted was to be allowed to do the thing in the world that I did best - which I believed then and believe now is the greatest privilege there is. When I did that, success found me.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Debbi Fields

The trick is that you can't find the hidden treasure until you start digging. Often enough, if you take the leap and do something, something will happen. Probably not what you thought, but something.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

I believe the only limitations are the ones that we accept. I know that there is, in theory, a glass ceiling. But I don't believe that it's a solid wall. I'm going through it. Nothing's stopping me. Yes, there are these preconceived notions; yes, we have challenges. Let's accept them, let's not be afraid of them, let's break through them.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

I get very excited when I wake up in the morning and I am just full of oxygen. I say that purposefully. I try not to take for granted how lucky we are to have life and breath and opportunity. Once we've got that, we can conquer anything. Truly, I get high on oxygen, and once I graduate from that, what really fulfills me is doing what I love. That, to me, is absolutely priceless.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Debbi Fields

It's never too late - not now, not ever - for you to pursue your passion.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Debbi Fields

Number one, I absolutely love making chocolate chip cookies. I mean, it's fun. It's exciting. Beyond the fact that I love making them, I love eating them.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Debbi Fields

Once you find something you love to do, be the best at doing it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

I love making people smile. I get so much energy through interacting and feeling like I've made a difference, a small difference.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Debbi Fields

When you're taking care of the customer, you can never do too much. And there is no wrong way... if it comes from the heart.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Debbi Fields

Small business in America is what fuels the American economy. We need more small business to assist us in creating a great nation and in creating more jobs. It's this frontier that is endless in terms of opportunity and potential.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

I love having fun! Why not?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

I get very excited when I wake up in the morning and I am just full of oxygen.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

I'm not a "what if." I want to just do it, try it, give it my all, and if it's not meant to be, I can accept that. But I had to do it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

I really do believe that there's no such thing as coincidence. People come into our lives for a reason.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

Good enough never is. Set your standards so high that even the flaws are considered excellent.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Debbi Fields

You know, Mrs. Fields was never a business. It was a part of me...and I never separated, oh, well, business from personal because to me they all blended together.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

And, more importantly, reach for the stars. And realize that it is never too late – not now, not ever – for you to pursue your passion, your pursuit of perfection. And most importantly, your perseverance for making it happen.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

I feel like any time I'm doing what I love, my big pay-off is watching somebody else be the receiver.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

I love to nurture, I love to help people. I love to brainstorm. I like to mentor.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

Be great at what you do, and don't ever settle for mediocrity or else you will always wonder how great you could have been.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

A cookie store is a bad idea. Besides, the market research reports say America likes crispy cookies, not soft and chewy cookies like you make.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Debbi Fields

We are here for a reason. We all have a gift or gifts to share. You want to look inside your heart and your soul, and you want to tap into the one thing you love to do. Develop it. Share it. Nurture it. You were meant to have that gift.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Debbi Fields

You do not have to be superhuman to do what you believe in.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

Being good enough never is.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Debbi Fields

Because what nobody ever understood is that I, too, wanted to be a somebody. But how do you go through life wanting to be a someone and not knowing how?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Debbi Fields

I use nothing but the best ingredients. My cookies are always baked fresh. I price cookies so that you cannot make them at home for any less. And I still give cookies away.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Debbi Fields

The important thing is not being afraid to take a chance. Remember, the greatest failure is to not try. Once you find something you love to do, be the best at doing it.