„I tell my students, 'When you get these jobs that you have been so brilliantly trained for, just remember that your real job is that if you are free, you need to free somebody else. If you have some power, then your job is to empower somebody else. This is not just a grab-bag candy game.“
— Toni Morrison American writer 1931
„I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations and you’re not in this world to live up to mine.“
— Bruce Lee Hong Kong-American actor, martial artist, philosopher and filmmaker 1940 - 1973
„Every day, sincerely and without phoniness, Lou demonstrated by his actions how very vital it is - more than anything else - to understand and appreciate the people who work with you.... Do your job well, learn your job well, but always remember that the people you work with are your most valuable asset. Embrace them. Honor them. Respect them" (206) "Prescriptions for Success" by John Schuerholz“
— Denzel Washington, A Hand to Guide Me
— Tove Jansson, Travelling Light
— Aristotle Classical Greek philosopher, student of Plato and founder of Western philosophy -384 - -322 a.C.