Time is a part of eternity, and of the same piece with it.
—Moses Mendelssohn (German Jewish Philosopher)
The business schools reward difficult complex behavior more than simple behavior, but simple behavior is more effective.
—Warren Buffett (American Investor)
Slumps are like a soft bed. They’re easy to get into and hard to get out of.
—Johnny Bench (American Sportsperson)
Each individual should work for himself. People will not sacrifice themselves for the company. They come to work at the company to enjoy themselves.
—Soichiro Honda (Japanese Inventor)
Nobody stands taller than those willing to stand corrected.
—William Safire (American Columnist)
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
—Isaac Asimov (Russian-born American Children’s Books Writer)
Our wretched species is so made that those who walk on the well-trodden path always throw stones at those who are showing a new road.
—Voltaire (French Philosopher)
Man’s main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he potentially is. The most important product of his effort is his own personality.
—Erich Fromm (German Psychologist)