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

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.

May 102017
 

Advice and sex are free. You pay the therapist not to tell you his problems, and the whore to leave.

May 032017
 

Engineers build things; then scientists explain how they work.