14 awesome quotes on people insights, leadership, and innovation

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Albert EinsteinLearn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.Einstein in 1947 by Oren Jack Turner is licensed under Public Domain

Bill GatesWe all need people who will give us feedback. That's how we improve.Head and shoulders photo of Bill Gates by DFID is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Elon MuskPeople work better when they know what the goal is and why. It is important that people look forward to coming to work in the morning and enjoy working.The Summit 2013 by Dan Taylor is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Johann Wolfgang von GoetheThere is nothing so terrible as activity without insight.Goethe (Stieler 1828) by Joseph Karl Stieler is licensed under Public Domain

Malcolm ForbesThe best vision is insight.http://a5.files.biography.com/image/upload/c_fill,dpr_1.0,g_face,h_300,q_80,w_300/MTE5NTU2MzE2MjE3OTY4MTM5.jpg

Malcolm GladwellThe key to good decision making is not knowledge. It is understanding. We are swimming in the former. We are desperately lacking in the latter.PEN 2014 Literary Gala by PEN American Center is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Margaret J. WheatleyOur willingness to acknowledge that we only see half the picture creates the conditions that make us more attractive to others. The more sincerely we acknowledge our need for their different insights and perspectives, the more they will be magnetized to join us.http://www.bigspeak.com/images/speakers/Meg-Wheatley.jpg

Mark ZuckerbergBy giving people the power to share, we're making the world more transparent.Mark Zuckerberg by Guillaume Paumier is licensed under CC BY 3.0

Nate SilverNew ideas are sometimes found in the most granular details of a problem where few others bother to look.Nate Silver - SXSWi 2009 by Randy Stewart is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0

Paulo CoelhoCulture makes people understand each other better. And if they understand each other better in their soul, it is easier to overcome [...] barriers.Paulo Coelho by nrkbeta is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0

Queen Elizabeth III know of no single formula for success. But over the years I have observed that some attributes of leadership are universal and are often about finding ways of encouraging people to combine their efforts, their talents, their insights, their enthusiasm and their inspiration to work together.Her Majesty Queen, aged 81, of the United Kingdom by NASA/Bill Ingalls is licensed under Public Domain

Bill GatesSoftware innovation, like almost every other kind of innovation, requires the ability to collaborate and share ideas with other people, and to sit down and talk with customers and get their feedback and understand their needs.Head and shoulders photo of Bill Gates by DFID is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Simon SinekLeadership is a way of thinking, a way of acting and, most importantly, a way of communicating.Simon Sinek speaking at TEDx Maastricht in the Netherlands by Startwithwhy is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0

Malcolm GladwellWe have, as human beings, a storytelling problem. We're a bit too quick to come up with explanations for things we don't really have an explanation for.PEN 2014 Literary Gala by PEN American Center is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Warren BuffettIn the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.