Thursday, November 13, 2008
Children are genetic capital.
Before you go into a job interview, it is best to practice on statues.
It was when I decided to leave The Fund, that I did my best work: ensuring good feelings.
When my brother, now a senior citizen and restaurant manager, asked me why I was late to dinner at his house, I said I didn’t want to watch him work.
Experience turns a woman from loving handsome men, to loving successful men. Just so, experience turns a young man from giddiness with quick riches, to respect for paying one’s dues.
When I was called to the board to account for an error I made, I told them I’d only come to see how great other men can be.
When the Founder asked me what he could do for me, I told him: let me be useful.
Great crowds are the strength of the citizenry.
The first time I saw a computer, I bought it.
We can only explain you, bum, by assuming your mother was penniless the night she begot you.
To be strict and optimistic is a judicious response to those who want money; it will demonstrate for them what it is they truly lack.
To be saved from folly you need either trustworthy friends or well-paid employees. To be saved from ruin, know what trustworthy and well-paid mean.
excerpted from a set by Eric Gelsinger
see Oh One Arrow and Buy Later