Quotes about Strategy

"A vision without a task is a dream. A task without a vision is mere drudgery."

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"Vision is the blazing campfire around which people will gather. It provides light, energy, warmth and unity."

Bill Newman (-) out: The 10 Laws of Leadership


"Vision is the art of seeing things invisible."

Jonathan Swift (30 November 1667 – 19 October 1745) was an Anglo-Irish satirist, essayist, political pamphleteer, poet and cleric who became Dean of St. Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin.


"The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see."

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British politician and statesman known for his leadership of the United Kingdom during the Second World War (WWII). He is widely regarded as one of the great wartime leaders. He served as prime minister twice (1940-1945 and 1951-1955). A noted statesman and orator, Churchill was also an officer in the British Army, a historian, writer, and an artist. To date, he is the only British prime minister to have received the Nobel Prize in Literature.


"Vision: the art of seein things invisible."

Jonathan Swift (30 November 1667 – 19 October 1745) was an Anglo-Irish satirist, essayist, political pamphleteer, poet and cleric who became Dean of St. Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin.


"I started concentrating so hard on my vision that I lost sight."

Robin Green (-) is an Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning American television producer, best known as an executive producer of the HBO series, The Sopranos, with which she was associated from season one.


"It is better to look ahead and prepare than to look back and regret."

Jacqueline "Jackie" Joyner-Kersee (born March 3, 1962) is a retired American athlete, ranked among the all-time greatest athletes in the women's heptathlon as well as in the women's long jump. She won three gold, one silver, and two bronze Olympic medals, in those four different events.


"Your vision of where or who you want to be is the greatest asset you have."

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"A satisfied customer is the best business strategy of all."

Michael LeBoeuf (-) is an American business author and former management professor at the University of New Orleans.


"A strategy delineates a territory in which a company seeks to be unique."

Michael Eugene Porter (born 1947) is the Bishop William Lawrence University Professor at Harvard Business School. He is a leading authority on company strategy and the competitiveness of nations and regions. Michael Porter’s work is recognized in many governments, corporations and academic circles globally.