Compiled for you by George Torok
|One man that has a mind and knows it can always beat ten men who haven’t and don’t.
George Bernard Shaw, “The Apple Cart” (1930), act I
All great truths begin as blasphemies.
When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty.
The key to being a good manager is keeping the people who hate me away from those who are still undecided.
When you are right you cannot be too radical; when you are wrong, you cannot be too conservative.
Be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear – not absence of fear.
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn’t like the tune.