Biography lends to death a new terror.
One’s life is not as fixed as one believes. Surprises may lie in store for you, the unexpected often tends to happen, sometimes bringing in its train the most delightful change in one’s life or circumstances.
Beware of the young doctor and the old barber.
Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.
There was no escaping by means of any journey, however adventurous, one took one’s problems and sorrows with one.
The best ideas come as jokes. Make your thinking as funny as possible.
In the modern world of business, it is useless to be a creative original thinker unless you can also sell what you create. Management cannot be expected to recognize a good idea unless it is presented to them by a good salesman.
I don’t look to jump over 7-foot bars; I look around for 1-foot bars that I can step over.
Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.
All human situations have their inconveniences. We feel those of the present but neither see nor feel those of the future; and hence we often make troublesome changes without amendment, and frequently for the worse.