A diamond is a piece of coal that stuck to the job.
Knowledge is the only instrument of production that is not subject to diminishing returns.
It is a great ability to be able to conceal one’s ability.
F. La Rochefoucauld
You don’t have to be intellectually bright to be a competent leader.
Sir Edmund Hillary
A woman who strives to be like a man lacks ambition.
The great corporations of this country were not founded by ordinary people. They were founded by people with extraordinary energy, intelligence, ambition, aggressiveness. All these factors go into the primordial capitalist urge.
Everyone complains of his memory, and no one complains of his judgement.
Duc de la Rochefoucauld
The true leader is always led.
What is the best predictor of work satisfaction or productivity: demographic factors such as sex, age and class; biographical factors uniquely associated with each individual, such as whether they grew up in the town or country, or