Posts Tagged ‘aim’

“The inferior man’s reasons for hating knowledge are not hard to discern.  He hates it because it is complex – because it puts an unbearable burden on his meager capacity for taking in ideas. Thus his search is always for short cuts. All superstitions are short cuts. Their aim is to make the unintelligible simple, and even obvious.” -H.L. Menkel

“The inferior man’s reasons for hating knowledge are not hard to discern. He hates it because it is complex – because it puts an unbearable burden on his meager capacity for taking in ideas. Thus his search is always for short cuts. All superstitions are such short cuts. Their aim is to make the unintelligible simple, and even obvious.” -H.L. Mencken

Business Aim

Posted: July 19, 2016 in Economics
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“The central aim of every business is to produce more and better goods (or more and better services) to more people at a lower cost.” -J. Paul Getty

“The absolute fundamental aim is to make money out of satisfying customers.” -John Egan

“The aim of an argument or discussion should not be victory, but progress.” -Joseph Joubert