“No plan survives first contact with implementation.”
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“It is in youth that we plant our chief habits and prejudices; it is in youth that we take our party as to profession, pursuits and matrimony. In youth, therefore, the turn is given; in youth the education even of the next generation is given; in youth the private and public character is determined; and the term of life extending but from youth to age, life ought to begin well from youth, and more especially before we take our party as to our principal objects.”
“We need unusual individuals to lead companies beyond mere incrementalism.”
“Coming into the office just means people have to put on pants.”
“It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.”
“When you tear out a man's tongue, you are not proving him a liar, you're only telling the world that you fear what he might say.”