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My manager is definitely a mentor as well as Usher.
The head sculptor, who became a mentor to me, said that the most important thing he'd ever learned was that you have to figure out what your number-one passion is and throw everything into that. And that if you didn't do that, then you're not really serving your purpose in the world, because you're not going to put that extra effort in. And I knew I loved music, so I just quit and decided to pursue it.
Don't take the casual approach to life. Casualness leads to casualties. Seek out the mentors that you need that will lead you to greatness in your field. If you're not willing to learn from others, who are you willing to learn from?
A mentor is someone who allows you to see the hope inside yourself.
My agent, Didier Fernandez - who's been my agent since I was 18 - has definitely been a mentor and a protector and a trusted friend.
We seldom look up to the person; we usually look up to their persona.
Successful people don’t use the obstacles of time, education, and money as excuses...they use them as leverage to get help.
When it comes to mentors, you can't beat survival.
Without my mentors there is no Misty.
The only way that you can identify and then fulfill your life’s purpose is for you to love yourself, charge up your life and serve the world.
To become a better you, remember to be grateful to people who have contributed to making you who you are today.
What can it matter to me, that I succeed or fail ? The undertaking is none of mine, if they want me to succeed I'll fail, and vice versa, so as not to be rid of my tormentors.
John C Maxwell
Whenever I mentor people and help them discover their purpose, I always encourage them to start the process by discovering their strengths, not exploring their shortcomings. Why? Because people's purpose in life is always connected to their giftedness. It always works that way. You are not called to do something that you have no talent for. You will discover your purpose by finding and remaining in your strength zone.
Your followers are interested in going where you have gone before. Take them where you have been and let them know what took you there. They’ll learn by your example.
And with the right mentor, don't be afraid to expose your vulnerabilities. Admit you don't know what you don't know. When you acknowledge your weaknesses and ask for advice, you'll be surprised how much others will help.
Barack Obama is the most Jewish president we've ever had (except for Rutherford B. Hayes). No president, not even Bill Clinton, has traveled so widely in Jewish circles, been taught by so many Jewish law professors, and had so many Jewish mentors, colleagues, and friends, and advisers as Barack Obama.
Orson Scott Card
The only teacher that's worth anything to you is your enemy.
The relationship between apprentice and mentor is one of the most beautiful and most sacred relationships. In sharing his wisdom with his apprentice, the mentor discovers even more wisdom to share.
My mother is my pastor She teaches me the Bible I love her as my mentor She tells me to be humble!
Every week I want to learn something new. And every week I want to teach someone something new.
According to most studies on the subject, boys who grow up without fathers grow up at a disadvantage.
Honour comes and goes, influence comes and stays, but none of them safeguards us against danger than the mentor of true leadership; Jesus Christ!
John C Maxwell
The best way a mentor can prepare another leader is to expose him or her to other great people.
Lailah Gifty Akita
My mentors inspired and encourage to fulfill my highest potential.
A mentor is a person, an expert in a specific area of endeavour who trains, guides and observes a less experienced person to also become an expert through support, advice, and involvement in character building opportunities.
If you must walk in someone's shadow make sure it's your own
As girls, we will do anything for the person whom we love. We will scale buildings in the rain or run through fire if it means saving our love’s life. There is absolutely nothing more life altering that the fire burning inside of our souls for the one we want most…
Ursula K. Le Guin
True understanding is the spur of genius
We all have our unique careers that differ from one another, but the fact is that we must become "teachers and learners" at the end of it all! By the "learning career", we know what other people know; by the "teaching career", we make other people to know what we know!
So, if I had a mentor, it was Johnny Moss.
It is seldom possible to respect someone about whom you know everything.
Mentor’s Official and Complete Procedural Handbook on Initial Succubus Intake and Probationary Period (Abridged). “Abridged?” I spun toward Jerome. “Tell me you’re getting back at me for the time I accused you of wearing Old Spice.” “That one’s still coming,” said the demon. “This one’s for real.
When I look at people that I would like to feel have been a mentor or an inspiring kind of archetype of what I'd love to see my career eventually be mentioned as a footnote for in the same paragraph, it would be, like, Bowie.
A mute mentor & blind novice I grabbed your hand; made me wise..." -Shahzaib
T.I.'s my mentor; he's a really close friend of mine. I call him my brother like we talk on the phone all the time. He's helped me with my career.
Popularity is not leadership, results are.
Do not give them a candle to light the way, teach them how to make fire instead. That is the meaning of enlightenment.
When the hero is ready, the mentor appears.
Sir Gerald Moore: I was at dinner last evening, and halfway through the pudding, this four-year-old child came alone, dragging a little toy cart. And on the cart was a fresh turd. Her own, I suppose. The parents just shook their heads and smiled. I've made a big investment in you, Peter. Time and money, and it's not working. Now, I could just shake my head and smile. But in my house, when a turd appears, we throw it out. We dispose of it. We flush it away. We don't put it on the table and call it caviar.
The relationship you should have with yourself is friend, mentor, guide, ambassador and beloved.
The mediocre leader tells. The good leader explains. The superior leader demonstrates. The great leader inspires.
Some people change the world. And some people change the people who change the world, and that's you.
You become the victim of the past, and your tormentor today is your self left over from yesterday.
Pick a mentor. The role of a mentor is to monitor your movements. When you desire to move the positive way and you connect with someone who thinks the negative way, you can’t get there!
Vineet Raj Kapoor
Happiness is not the Achievement of Dreams. It is the Path to Dreams.
Finding yourself and creating a life that feels authentic and safe is the hardest, most important work that we will ever do and for girls, especially young girls, there is no one more equipped to do this work.
Richard Lloyd of Television is one of my favorite guitarists. His mentor was Jimi Hendrix when he was just 14. Jimi was always pounding everything he knew into that kid.
There’s a wound most troubled boys share, which, at its core, comes from the feeling that they don’t have their father’s unconditional love.
A leader’s skills take him to people, but his character brings people to him.
But I get a thrill out of bringing a group together and helping them reach a place they didn’t know they could go. I see myself as a mentor now and I’m excited to lead some of these talented young guys.