Postive Quotes by Adam Grant
From a motivation perspective, helping others enriches the meaning and purpose of our own lives, showing us that our contributions matter and energizing us to work harder, longer, and smarter.
Procrastination gives you time to consider divergent ideas, to think in nonlinear ways, to make unexpected leaps.
Instead of assuming that emotional intelligence is always useful, we need to think more carefully about where and when it matters.
Once people take ownership over the decision to receive feedback, they're less defensive about it.
I try to get as close as I can to cleaning out my inbox every night.
If you want your children to bring original ideas into the world, you need to let them pursue their passions, not yours.
It's true that every leader needs followers. We can't all be nonconformists at every moment, but conformity is dangerous - especially for an entity in formation.
It's ironic that when you go through a tragedy, you appreciate more. You realize how fragile life is and that there are so many things to still be thankful for.
Being a giver is not about saying yes to all of the people all of the time to all of the requests.