Tom Peters quotes

Why should I know Tom Peters?

American author Thomas J. Peters is known for the business book In Search of Excellence.

Tom Peters quotes

“If I read a book that cost me $20 and I get one good idea, I've gotten one of the greatest bargains of all time.”

Tom Peters

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

Tom Peters

“Leaders trust their guts. Intuition is one of those good words that has gotten a bad rep. The crazier the times are, the more important it is for leaders to develop and to trust their intuition.”

Tom Peters

“Life is pretty simple: You do some stuff. Most fails. Some works. You do more of what works. If it works big, others quickly copy it. Then you do something else. The trick is the doing something else.”

Tom Peters

“Many of the innovative companies got their best product ideas from customers. That comes from listening, intently and regularly.”

Tom Peters In Search of Excellence

“Only those who constantly retool themselves stand a chance of staying employed in the years ahead.”

Tom Peters

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

Tom Peters

“Underpromise; overdeliver.”

Tom Peters

“Unless you walk out into the unknown, the odds of making a profound difference in your life are pretty low.”

Tom Peters