Emerson instructed us to “Make your own Bible. Select and collect all the words and sentences that in all your reading have been to you like the blast of truimpth out of Shakespeare, Seneca, Moses, John and Paul.”
Brevity is the soul of wit.
God turns you from one feeling to another and teaches by means of opposites, so that you will have two wings to fly, not one.
The commonsense rules of the “real world” are a fragile collection of socially reinforced illusions.
Without respect, the subtle alchemy that binds an organization or that serves as the impetus for a business transaction would dissolve into mutual suspicion and hostility.
~ Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi Quotes from Good Business
A hundred things may come up to distract him and attempt to drive him away, but his picture is of paramount importance.
~ Roger McDonald Quotes from The Message of a Master