Archives For One-liners


 

Success is not doing the things you do so you can have freedom; success is being in freedom while doing the things you currently do.

Some things just won’t work, like having writers block and eating alphabet soup.

Businesses don’t go bankrupt suddenly, they atrophy silently over time, due to neglect, until suddenly it’s too late.

 

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto. Copyright 2017

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto


 

WISDOM IS NOT MEASURED IN THE BRILLIANCE OF WHAT WE SAY, BUT IN HOW FEW WORDS IT TAKES TO BE BRILLIANT.

 

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto. Copyright 2017

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto


 

BAD LISTENERS HEAR THEMSELVES. AVERAGE LISTENERS HEAR THE WORDS, GOOD LISTENERS HEAR THE ISSUES AND GREAT LISTENERS HEAR THE HEART

 

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto. Copyright 2017

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto


 

When they took all away my government entitlements, it sucked the life right into me.

Those who choose to view a headwind as a soon to be tailwind, have a different air about them.

Observation of another’s stronghold doesn’t have to be judgment. It can be discernment to help one reinvent so they can circumvent remaining discontent.

façade no matter how well played, doesn’t work on any front.

Courage changes the internal conversation from “I can’t or it will end badly” to “I will no matter how it turns out.”

 

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto. Copyright 2016

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto


 

That moment in conflict, the one that sets off “the horrible,” is the moment to consider being transparent instead of  manipulating – considering instead of emoting – giving instead of taking – accounting instead of blaming – and empathizing instead of  judging.

Inferior brands don’t care much about what’s next. Average brands wonder what’s next. Strong brands know what’s next. Leader brands stay ahead of what’s next.

At its core, racism is blind to color for a heart has no eyes. Today’s racism has become more universal, more color blind – crossing all colors with rarely more focus on one color group than another. Universally, racism is a condition of “the heart,” a heart whose color ironically, remains the same in all of us.

 

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto. Copyright 2015

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto


 

If you want to avoid division in relationships, give your undivided attention.

Those who ignore the competitive nature of life forget the swimming competition at the beginning. Lest not you forget, amidst hundreds of millions of competitors, it was you that won the race.

It’s not that they didn’t listen that is the real problem, it’s that I wasn’t able to make myself heard that was cause for concern.

The reason psychoanalysts charge by the hour is due to our unwillingness to share the true depths of our darkness. We release it in such small doses, with such great control, masked in fearful deception, that when the truth peeks of light, the hour is complete. This game we play is the price we pay, only to do it again another day… or not.

A presenter would be more effective if they were less concerned with what they were going to say and were more concerned with what they were committed to cause.

 

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto. Copyright 2015

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto


 

When those of various ethnicities are together in a crisis, all attention on the “race” hits the finish line.

Blame is the denial of one’s own possibility and the assurance of one’s own misery.

It is our upbringing that gives us our point of view. It is the choices we make today that make us who we are.

To hold back tears is a crying shame.

The gap of time when you open your eyes in the morning and step out of bed is a time of critical decision – to decide what kind of day you will have, who you will be in it, what you will derive from it, and what you will give to it. That’s a day worth getting out of bed for.

Too much TV is death to life. Makes me wonder, is it us dying inside to watch more television or is it more “television watching us die inside?”

 

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto. Copyright 2015

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto


 

Master the art of one thing, and there will always be a stage to step upon.

Grammar is the sterilization of communication.

It’s okay to be in the spotlight now and then, just don’t overdo it and become a Johnny on the spotlight.

Inside each of us are extraordinary gifts that may never make their presents known.

A friend of mind called me because his teenage son was arrested for drug dealing. Through his tears, I gently asked, “Is your son a drug dealer today, or a future entrepreneur tomorrow?”

Give God a try. The possibilities are infinite.

 

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto. Copyright 2015

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto


 

The clearer your vision, the more blurred your fears.

If we get honest about it, we don’t have a log in our eye, we have a forest.

You don’t have to walk a mile in someone’s shoes to understand them; a few steps will generally do.

Inconsistency in disciplines will cause consistency in your stress level.

Stretching the truth leaves stretch marks on the soul.

Selling is serving. We’d be well served to sell ourselves on that idea.

 

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto. Copyright 2015

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto


 

The weight of our past only becomes evident when we wait on our calling.

Cigarettes having a filter is like a bullet wearing a bowtie.

When a problem develops in your relationship with another, look first to yourself for how you may have been responsible for the problem, inevitably you will find something…anything…maybe minute… maybe substantial, that if admitted will bring possibilities to the relationship that you never dreamed of.

Boredom is a disease whose cure is found in decision.

The Good News Assurance Tool: If you get some bad news, imagine worse news and the bad news you just got will become better news.

No severity of inhale can take back a single word spoken.

 

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto. Copyright 2015

One Liners by Dean Del Sesto