It is important to remember that we cannot become what we need to be, by remaining what we are. —Max De Pree

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It is important to remember that we cannot become what we need to be, by remaining what we are.

MAX DE PREE

author, former CEO of Herman Miller, Inc.

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Anonymous AUGUST 22, 2018
To my fellow quote fan!!

Anonymous AUGUST 22, 2018
So true

Anonymous AUGUST 22, 2018
Very good, something really to think about


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