“I never dreamed about success, I worked for it.”

Dec 22, 2023 | Friday Quotes

“I never dreamed about success, I worked for it.” — Estée Lauder

Starting, running, and leading a business takes a lot of dedication. While the business concept may start as a dream, that dream gives rise to the vision, which leads to steps to make it live off the page. That’s work. Safety integrates well into this understanding: it ties the process to that vision, resulting in work to make it and people live. Successful safety professionals know this and aren’t afraid of the work.

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I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. Twenty-six times I’ve been trusted to take the game-winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.

I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. Twenty-six times I’ve been trusted to take the game-winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.

Organizations, like people, are not infallible. To succeed requires diligence and, in some cases, grit. Safety integrated into the organization requires understanding the end user and how it will be used. Misses will happen: improve from each one.

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