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The Japanese are masters at making you peel the onion. You get through one layer and you are looking at another one just like it.
Your legacy should be that you made it better than it was when you got it.
Democracy teaches hard lessons.
Teach us, good Lord, to serve Thee as Thou deservest;
To give and not to count the cost;
To fight and not to heed the wounds;
To toil and not to seek for rest;
To labour and not to ask for any reward
Save that of knowing that we do Thy will.
I think middle age is the best time, if we can escape the fatty degeneration of the conscience which often sets in at about fifty.
Few rich men own their own property. The property owns them.
In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments - there are consequences.
The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart.
The media ... is like an oil painting. Close up, it looks like nothing on earth. Stand back and you get the drift.
A tart temper mellows with age, and a sharp tongue is the only edge tool that grows keener with constant use.
The sorrow for the dead is the only sorrow from which we refuse to be divorced. Every other wound we seek to heal - every other affliction to forget; but this wound we consider it a duty to keep open - this affliction we cherish and brood over in solitude.
Whenever a man's friends begin to compliment him about looking young, he may be sure that they think he is growing old.
Don't study the idea to death with experts and committees. Get on with it and see if it works.
The real impediment to producing a higher-quality product more efficiently isn't the workers, union or nonunion, it's management.