Planning quotes and quotations
Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it. Plan more than you can do, then do it.
He who every morning plans the transaction of the day and follows out that plan, carries a thread that will guide him through the maze of the most busy life. But where no plan is laid, where the disposal of time is surrendered merely to the chance of incidence, chaos will soon reign.
In baiting a mousetrap with cheese, always leave room for the mouse.
No more prizes for predicting rain. Prizes only for building arks.
Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men's blood...Make big plans, aim high in hope and work.
Daniel H. Burnham
Create a definite plan for carrying out your desire and begin at once, whether you ready or not, to put this plan into action.
Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.
It is a bad plan that admits of no modification.
In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
We must be willing to get rid of the life we've planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
A good plan, violently executed now, is better than a perfect plan next week.
George S. Patton
Zeus does not bring all men's plans to fulfillment.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
Thomas A. Edison
When we are planning for posterity, we ought to remember that virtue is not hereditary.