Dec 24 – Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year


It finally 24th of December and Christmas eve. It is the last official day of Advent Calendars. In Sweden Christmas eve is the day we really celebrate Christmas. It is today we give each other gifts and usually have the big family Christmas dinner.

Today I will leave you with some of my favorite quotes.

A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at ~ Bruce Lee

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. -Will Durant

If you want 1 year of prosperity, grow grain. If you want 10 years of prosperity, grow trees. If you want 100 years of prosperity, grow people. Proverb, Chinese

Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs. ~ Henry Ford

“Blame is not for failure, but for failing to help – or failing to ask for help.” Jørgen Vig Knudstorp (CEO, Lego Group)

Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm. -W.Churchill

There are so many things in this world that we cannot know until we try something ~ Taiichi Ohno

Improvement usually means doing something that we have never done before. – Shigeo Shingo

What good is an idea if it remains an idea? Try. Experiment. Iterate. Fail. Try again. Change our world. –  Simon Sinek

Everyone has the ability to be great. It’s our job as leaders to provide the environment where greatness can happen. – David Marquet

When the sea is calm, every ship has a good captain. – Swedish proverb

If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable – Senica

You will become clever through your mistakes. – German proverb

If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself. – Henry Ford

A big Merry Christmas and a Happy Lean/Agile 2015

Check in tomorrow for a bonus day of my Lean/Agile Advent Calendar

This is my Lean/Agile Advent Calendar. I will publish a short post on a Lean/Agile topic every day up until Christmas. I will based each days topic on what is behind the door in the LEGO® City Advent Calendar.  So be sure to check back every day!

DISCLAIMER: LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group, which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this post and blog in any way.


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