A career is tolerable only in retrospect.
Business is more agreeable than pleasure; it interests the whole mind more continuously, and more deeply.
The business of America is busyness.
If you aren’t supposed to use people, what do you do with them?
When you don’t need a doctor, you really don’t need one.
Intellectuals are hostile to businessmen chiefly because the public prefers what the businessmen are selling.
The more you know how things work, the less you expect them to.
Blessed are the toolmakers, for real work consists less in performing difficult tasks than in making them easy.
The soldier perfects how at the expense of why.
No situation is so desperate that a little hard work and ingenuity can’t make it worse.
Notable achievements involve a lot of staring into space.