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

Oct 302023
 

Sometimes you can fix your problems by finding yourself a new one.

Oct 102023
 

Easy tasks are easier than they look, and hard ones are much, much harder.

Aug 072023
 

Only a tiny minority of the employees of a large corporation concern themselves, even in an abstract and indirect way, with profit and loss.

Jul 102023
 

If you must pursue your passion, at least do it dispassionately.

Apr 212023
 

The great task of industrial civilization was to create leisure, and the great task of post-industrial civilization is to occupy it.

Apr 192023
 

Proper service demands the extinction of personality, the entire subjugation of oneself to another’s needs and desires. In America, where this runs counter to the national religion, it cannot be had at any price.

Feb 172023
 

If you’re not too good at your job, you’re not too good for your job.