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

Sep 012022

One must admire psychiatry’s enterprising spirit: not content with lobotomy, electroshock, hydrotherapy, and tranquilization, it has pressed boldly forward to gender reassignment surgery on confused adolescents.

Aug 102022

Multitasking is easy; the great trick is to do only one thing at a time.

Jul 112022

A salesman, unlike a psychology professor, must understand psychology.

Jun 012022

Talent, to a man who has it, is like water to a fish. It surrounds him, and he sees only his effort to employ it.

May 312022

Art experts concern themselves with provenance because they have no other way to spot a fake.

May 172022

Appointments are made with resignation and kept with foreboding.

Mar 032022

Aborigines count 1, 2, many. Journalists count 1, 2, trend. Social scientists count 1, 2, 3, 4, sufficient sample size.

Dec 242021

Some jobs you keep only if you solve the problem you are charged with, others only if you don’t.