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

Oct 182013

To manage people effectively you must not only accept but praise work that you could have done better yourself.

Oct 102013

More successful enterprises have been created for spite than for money.

Oct 092013

An actor can be ugly and still have no talent.

Sep 242013

Executives rail against government bureaucracy from the confines of a corporate bureaucracy that would shame an apparatchik.

Aug 192013

Professional courtesy is a conspiracy against the public.

Aug 072013

Humanity for the first time is burdened with a vast proletariat of literate, ambitious, and demanding people who can’t really do anything.

Jul 252013

You haven’t learned a trade until you are surprised to see it done well.

Jul 232013

The good customer never reminds the shopkeeper how good a customer he is.

Jul 122013

Restaurants fail more frequently than gas stations because no one dreams of quitting his corporate job to open a gas station.

May 172013

Whatever the world’s greatest criminal mastermind is doing, it’s sure to be legal.