21 Motivating Quotes about Checklists

  • I watch a lot of astronaut movies....Mostly Star Wars. And even Han and Chewie use a checklist. ~ Jon Stewart

  • No wise pilot, no matter how great his talent and experience, fails to use his checklist. ~ Charlie Munger

  • The checklist is one of the most high powered productivity tool ever discovered. ~ Brian Tracy

  • My books are always tactical, bullet lists, this is what you need to do because I\'m trying to appeal to people who are trying to change the world and they need checklists. ~ Guy Kawasaki

  • I am a goal setter and I set more goals everyday. I keep lists of goals in my office to stay on track. ~ Kiana Tom

  • I\'m controlling, and I want everything orderly, and I need lists. My mind goes a mile a minute. I\'m difficult on every single level. ~ Sandra Bullock

  • Sometimes our stop-doing list needs to be bigger than our to-do list. ~ Patti Digh

  • Rename your “To-Do” list to your “Opportunities” list. Each day is a treasure chest filled with limitless opportunities; take joy in checking many off your list. ~ Steve Maraboli

  • I love lists. Always have. ~ Adam Savage

  • I love the ritual of drawing up lists, and there\'s something wonderfully satisfying about ticking tasks off. ~ Shaida Kazie Ali

  • I\'m a big believer in lists. You write your wants down on paper, and it\'s like putting them out there to the Universe: \'Bitch, you gotta make this happen for me. ~ Katy Evans

  • One of the secrets of getting more done is to make a TO DO List every day, keep it visible, and use it as a guide to action as you go through the day. ~ Jean de La Fontaine

  • A checklist cannot fly a plane. Instead, they provide reminders of only the most critical and important steps. Atul Gawande

  • The volume and complexity of what we know has exceeded our individual ability to deliver its benefits correctly, safely, or reliably. ~ Atul Gawande

  • Under conditions of complexity, not only are checklists a help, they are required for success. ~ Atul Gawande

  • The checklist cannot be lengthy. A rule of thumb some use is to keep it to between five and nine items, which is the limit of working memory. ~ Atul Gawande

  • No matter how expert you may be, well-designed checklists can improve outcomes. ~ Steven Levitt

  • Checklists seem lowly and simplistic, but they help fill in for the gaps in our brains and between our brains. ~ Atul Gawande

  • I make lists to keep my anxiety level down. ~ Mary Roach

  • I am a goal setter and I set more goals everyday. I keep lists of goals in my office to stay on track. ~ Kiana Tom

  • The human animal differs from the lesser primates in his passion for lists. ~ H. Allen Smith

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