Observation more than books and experience more than persons, are the prime educators.
Author: Amos Bronson Alcott (1799-1888)
Profession: American Educator, Social Reformer
Analysis kills spontaneity. The grain once ground into flour springs and germinates no more.
Author: Henri Frederic Amiel (1821-1881)
Profession: Swiss Philosopher, Poet, Critic
Psychoanalysis is confession without absolution.
Author: Gilbert K. Chesterton (1874-1936)
Profession: British Author
When I was research head of General Motors and wanted a problem solved, I'd place a table outside the meeting room with a sign: LEAVE SLIDE RULES HERE! If I didn't do that, I'd find some engineer reaching for his slide rule. Then he'd be on his feet saying, ''Boss you can't do that.''
Author: Charles F. Kettering (1876-1958)
Profession: American Engineer, Inventor
The unlived life is not worth examining.
Author: Tom Morris
Think as you work, for in the final analysis, your worth to your company comes not only in solving problems, but also in anticipating them.
Author: Harold Wallace Ross (1892-1951)
Profession: American Newspaper Editor
He suffered from paralysis by analysis.
Happiness never lays its finger on its pulse.
Author: Adam Smith (1723-1790)
Profession: Scottish Economist