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Business is more agreeable than pleasure; it interests the whole mind more continuously, and more deeply.
—Bagehot

Nov 072017
 

A successful corporation is a triumph of central planning.

Sep 162017
 

If policy simply achieved its ends, a new outlet would have to be found for the ingenuity expended in its defense.

Sep 152017
 

It is in fields where expertise is dubious or bogus that practitioners stress the importance of deferring to expertise.

Aug 222017
 

If one’s reach should exceed one’s grasp, then it must be better to fail in large enterprises than succeed in smaller ones.

Aug 162017
 

Only poor salesmen have to believe in their product.

Jul 182017
 

Men want most to be useful, but will settle, if thwarted, for destructive.

Jun 142017
 

If the practitioners of other disciplines understood science more they would imitate it less.