|#1361||The salary of the chief executive of the large corporation is not a market|
award for achievement. It is frequently in the nature of a warm personal
gesture by the individual to himself.
-- John Kenneth Galbraith, "Annals of an Abiding Liberal"
|#1362||The secret of success is sincerity. Once you can fake that, you've got|
-- Jean Giraudoux
|#1363||The seven deadly sins ... Food, clothing, firing, rent, taxes, respectability|
and children. Nothing can lift those seven milestones from man's neck but
money; and the spirit cannot soar until the milestones are lifted.
-- George Bernard Shaw
|#1364||The shortest distance between two points is under construction.|
-- Noelie Alito
|#1365||The sooner you fall behind, the more time you have to catch up.|
|#1366||The sooner you make your first 5000 mistakes, the sooner you will be|
able to correct them.
|#1367||The star of riches is shining upon you.|
|#1368||The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands|
what will sell.
|#1369||The term "fire" brings up visions of violence and mayhem and the ugly scene|
of shooting employees who make mistakes. We will now refer to this process
as "deleting" an employee (much as a file is deleted from a disk). The
employee is simply there one instant, and gone the next. All the terrible
temper tantrums, crying, and threats are eliminated.
-- Kenny's Korner
|#1370||The time spent on any item of the agenda [of a finance committee] will be|
in inverse proportion to the sum involved.
-- C.N. Parkinson
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