Posts Tagged ‘matter’

Idea Change

Posted: September 2, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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“No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.” -Robin Williams

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Half Days?

Posted: April 18, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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“I’ve gotten ahead by working half days. And you know what? It doesn’t matter which 12 hours a day I work.” -Peter Gruber

“So many people spend so much time worrying about elections and the economy. They miss so much of what is really going on around them in their own families, the things that really matter. We miss a lot… simply because we are not here.” -Unknown

“Economics deals with the real actions of real men. Its [laws] refer neither to ideal nor to perfect men, neither to the phantom of a fabulous economic man (homoeconomicus) nor to the statistical notion of an average man. . . . Man with all his weaknesses and limitations, every man as he lives and acts, is the subject matter of [economics].”
—Ludwig von Mises

“The center of all relationships is the ear. It doesn’t matter what you meant, it only matters how it landed on the other person.” -Henry Winkler

“No matter how much faculty of idle seeing a man has, the step from knowing to doing is rarely taken.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

How to Drive

Posted: December 15, 2017 in Thought for the Day
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“When you drive a car across the country, you have to first turn on the ignition.  That’s the only thing I know about getting across the country by car. You have to start the car.” -James Altucher

Or, for that matter, anything in life.