If you wanted an easy job, you could be a grave digger or run a graveyard.

Broadcasting (1986)
If the whole world operates as one big market, eveiy employee will compete with every person in the world who is capable of doing the same job.

Fortune (1995)
Ninety percent of our jobs are in jeopardy, and corporations are in the middle of unprecedented change. If we simply do the job our bosses want us to do, we may soon find ourselves without any marketable skills.

'The Ominous Prediction of Tom Peters,' Small Manufacturing SIG Newsletter (2000)


On Anger: "For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind."
On Destiny: "Our destiny exercises its influence over us even when, as yet, we have not learned its nature: it is our future that lays down the law of our today."
Human, All Too Human
On Friendship: "A crowd is not company; and faces are but a gallery of pictures; and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love."