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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.

Author: Saying


Happiness never lays its finger on its pulse.

Author: Adam Smith (1723-1790)

Profession: Scottish Economist