Posts Tagged ‘individual’

What discipline differentiates each individual from all others?  Mental discipline.  Having the toughness to do what others won’t do is what sets you apart from the average.

Posted: February 3, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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“The first truth to be discovered about human action is that it can be undertaken only by individual ‘actors’. Only individuals have ends and can act to attain them.” -Murray Rothbard

“Free learners accomplish both the ordinary and the extraordinary. By unleashing the innate human drive to explore and discover, to build and synthesize—to learn—we ensure a future of both individual fulfillment and collective progress.” -Kerry McDonald

“When we decide to interpret an event as a purposeful action, we are necessarily supposing that there must be an intelligent individual carrying out the action. (There can’t be an action without an actor.) So the connection between an action and an actor is a logical one, flowing out of the very concept of ‘purposeful action’ itself.” -Robert Murphy

“It is the masses that determines the course of history, but it’s initial movement must begin with the individual. ” -Robert Murphy and Carlos Lara

Individual Change

Posted: October 24, 2017 in Thought for the Day
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“The genesis for change must begin with the individual.” -Carlos Lara

“An individual doesn’t enrich himself by borrowing capital.  He can only enrich himself by carefully increasing his utility (his skills), saving his excess production, and investing that capital wisely to further increase his production.” –Porter Stansberry