Working

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

Oct 232014
 

If you aren’t supposed to use people, what do you do with them?

Jul 182014
 

When you don’t need a doctor, you really don’t need one.

Jun 272014
 

Intellectuals are hostile to businessmen chiefly because the public prefers what the businessmen are selling.

Jun 242014
 

The more you know how things work, the less you expect them to.

May 272014
 

Blessed are the toolmakers, for real work consists less in performing difficult tasks than in making them easy.

May 262014
 

The soldier perfects how at the expense of why.

May 222014
 

No situation is so desperate that a little hard work and ingenuity can’t make it worse.

May 142014
 

Notable achievements involve a lot of staring into space.