Tom Peters Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old tom peters quotes, tom peters sayings, and tom peters proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


If you're not confused, you're not paying attention.     

Tom Peters

Celebrate what you want to see more of.     

Tom Peters

If you're not confused, you're not paying attention.     

Tom Peters

Leaders don't create followers, they create more leaders.     

Tom Peters

Leaders understand the ultimate power of relationships.     

Tom Peters

The best leaders... almost without exception and at every level, are master users of stories and symbols.     

Tom Peters

There is no such thing as a minor lapse of integrity     

Tom Peters

Stellar teams are invariably made up of quirky individuals who typically rub each other raw, but they figure out - with the spiritual help of a gifted leader - how to be their peculiar selves and how to win championships as a team. . . at the same time.     

Tom Peters

The simple act of paying positive attention to people has a great deal to do with productivity.     

Tom Peters

Management is about arranging and telling. Leadership is about nurturing and enhancing.     

Tom Peters

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.     

Tom Peters

The widespread availability of information is the only basis for effective day-to-day problem solving, which abets continuous improvement programs.     

Tom Peters

One percent improvement in 1,000 things is better than 1,000% improvement in one thing.     

Tom Peters

The simple act of paying positive attention to people has a great deal to do with productivity.     

Tom Peters

The simple act of paying positive attention to people has a great deal to do with productivity.     

Tom Peters

As a consumer, you want to associate with brands whose powerful presence creates a halo effect that rubs off on you.     

Tom Peters

Almost all quality improvement comes via simplification of design, manufacturing layout, processes, and procedures.     

Tom Peters

Print-based libraries developed in an age of scarce printed resources.     

Tom Peters

A passive approach to professional growth will leave you by the wayside.     

Tom Peters

The dominant culture in most big companies demands punishment for a mistake, no matter how useful, small, invisible...     

Tom Peters

A passive approach to professional growth will leave you by the wayside.     

Tom Peters

Public Speaking is a skill that can be studied, polished, perfected. Not only can you get good at it, you can get damn good at it and it makes a heck of a difference.     

Tom Peters

The simple act of paying positive attention to people has a great deal to do with productivity.     

Tom Peters

Mastery is great, but even that is not enough. You have to be able to change course without a bead of sweat, or remorse.     

Tom Peters