40 of Dan Pena’s top quotes

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  1. “Don’t waste time on things you can’t change!” — Dan Peña 
  2. “Dream Big, Think Big, Be Big!” Dan Peña
  3. “Hunger makes beasts of men and demons of beasts” Dan Peña
  4. “Even when one thoughtfully and judiciously plans, more often than not, such plans are overcome by external events. Therefore, never underestimate how wrong you can be!” Dan Peña
  5. “Progress often masquerades as trouble.” Dan Peña
  6. “Cash only prolongs death. It doesn’t avoid it.” Dan Peña
  7. “A deal is either hot — or it’s not.” Dan Peña
  8. “Quantum Leap success means fishing with nets, not just with lines.” Dan Peña
  9. “Tough times don’t last — tough people do!” — Dan Peña
  10. “Don’t under any circumstances, ever, second guess yourself.” — Dan Peña
  11. “Any problem solved will be replaced immediately by a larger more complicated one!” — Dan Peña
  12. “Progress often masquerades as trouble.” — Dan Peña
  13. “I’ve never seen a “part-time” super successful, high-performance person.” — Dan Peña
  14. “Man Plans — God Laughs!” — Dan Peña
  15. “Don’t focus on mistakes, focus on the positive “next time”!” — Dan Peña
  16. “The more you investigate, the less you have to invest.” — Dan Peña
  17. “People that read fucking books don’t take action!” — Dan Peña
  18. “The best way to predict the future is to create it yourself!” — Dan Peña
  19. “The only difference between a Champ and a Chump is “U”.” — Dan Peña
  20. “If you want things to change, first you have to change.” — Dan Peña
  21. “A deal has to sound good before it is good.” — Dan Peña
  22. “The older you get the less you are surprised.” — Dan Peña
  23. “Don’t be a c*nt” — Dan Peña
  24. “The older you get the less you are surprised.” Dan Peña
  25. “Don’t be a loser.” Dan Peña
  26. “Never ever share your doubts.” Dan Peña
  27. “We must all remember life doesn’t have to be fair for us to succeed if we take change and become masters and creators of our own destiny!” Dan Peña
  28. “Stop playing to lose. Play to win.” Dan Peña
  29. “Ask and you shall receive.” Dan Peña
  30. “You can’t have a dream come true unless you have a dream.” Dan Peña
  31. “Business deals start and end with people — the interaction of flesh and blood, bone and sinew, heart and mind, emotion and soul.” Dan Peña

32. “The difference between a failure and a high-performance individual is how each deals with fear. We are all afraid.” Dan Peña

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33. “People with low self-esteem protect themselves by not taking risks. High self-esteem gives you the power of confidence to take chances.” Dan Peña

34. “Man’s greatest burden is unfulfilled potential.” Dan Peña

35. “Always shoot for the moon. Even if you don’t hit the bulls-eye, you’ll at least get 80 percent.” Dan Peña

36. “Don’t just work longer hours, ‘staying busy’ as most other people do. ‘Work smart’ — i.e. Stay productive and don’t get distracted.” Dan Peña

37. “If love got the job done, most parents would have produced high performers. Most of them haven’t!” Dan Peña

38. “Just do it!” Dan Peña

39. “Hard work is the answer for everything” Dan Peña

40. “Nobody caresDan Peña