Who the hell is Peter Bregman?

CEO Peter Bregman is the author of 18 Minutes and many other business books.

Quotes by Peter Bregman

“1. Leverage your strengths.
2. Embrace your weaknesses.
3. Assert your differences.
4. Pursue your passions.”

Peter Bregman 18 Minutes

“Anyone can do anything as long as three conditions exist:
1. You want to achieve it.
2. You believe you can achieve it.
3. You enjoy trying to achieve it.”

Peter Bregman 18 Minutes

“Being bored is a precious thing, a state of mind we should pursue. Once boredom sets in, our minds begin to wander, looking for something exciting, something interesting, to land on. And that’s where creativity arises.”

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“Don't write a book, write a page... Don't expect to be a great manager in your first six months, just try to set expectations well.”

Peter Bregman

“Don’t settle for being less than you are. It won’t serve others and it won’t serve you.”

Peter Bregman 18 Minutes

“Each morning, I ask myself some questions: Am I prepared for this day? Prepared to make it a successful, productive day? Have I thought about it? Planned for it? Anticipated the risks that might take me off track? Will my plan for this day keep me focused.”

Peter Bregman 18 Minutes

“If you believe your talent grows with persistence and effort, then you seek failure as an opportunity to improve. People with a growth mind-set feel smart when they’re learning, not when they’re flawless.”

Peter Bregman 18 Minutes

“If you have a growth mind-set, then you use your failures to improve. If you have a fixed mind-set, you may never fail, but neither do you learn or grow.”

Peter Bregman 18 Minutes

“Knowing what outcome you want will enable you to focus on what matters and escape the whirlwind of activity that too often leads nowhere fast.”

Peter Bregman 18 Minutes

“Learning from past successes and failures is the key to long-term success.”

Peter Bregman 18 Minutes

“Never quit a diet while reading the dessert menu.”

Peter Bregman 18 Minutes

“Plan your day ahead so you can fly through it, successfully maneuvering and moving toward your intended destination.”

Peter Bregman 18 Minutes

“Saying thank you is never a waste of time.”

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“To get the right things done, choosing what to ignore is as important as choosing where to focus.”

Peter Bregman 18 Minutes

“Who among us does not move through life with the hidden sense, maybe even quiet desperation, that we are destined for more?”

Peter Bregman 18 Minutes

“You’ll never be as good a version of someone else as you are of yourself.”

Peter Bregman 18 Minutes