Working

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

Dec 172015
 

If one person can destroy your business, you may as well have a job.

Nov 202015
 

If content were king, Santa would work for the elves.

Nov 042015
 

The Puritans labored, not to persuade God to elect them — that was decided — but to show the neighbors that He had. Status trumps Grace.

Sep 172015
 

“Because I can” is a severely underrated principle of human behavior.

Jun 292015
 

An actor should be vulgar and insignificant off the stage: we prefer him as someone else.

May 272015
 

Expert judgment is two parts inconsistency and one part bad memory.

May 072015
 

You think you have a job. What you have is a consulting company with only one client.