I think it would be a much more BEAUTIFUL world if people did as they pleased and not what they thought other people expected of them or what society told them they should do. ‘Should’ is something I really don’t like.
Marc Jacobs, Fashion Icon
The Paradox of Thrift: If we all save at once, there is no consumption to stimulate investment.
—John Maynard Keynes: Genius behind the Keynesian Theory in Economics
Attitudes are more important than facts
Silence is the element in which great things fashion themselves.
The mind is everything; What you think you become
Enthusiasm is not necessarily a flashy or heated phenomenon, but rather a strong, controlled motivation, and may be present in the quiet and restrained person, as well as in the vigorous extroverted individual. The world belongs to the enthusiast who can keep cool.
”In the new world we live in, content is the way we will differentiate ourselves” —- Greg Smith: Why I Left Goldman Sachs
It is nearly always action - not opinion - that adds the most value
If you feel you have to over-manage or micromanage, it is because you are under-leading
What is missing from a situation is that which you are not giving
Happiness is not correlated to perfect circumstances or a lack of stress in your life, but to the amount of personal accountability you accept