Bureaucracy expands to meet the needs of the expanding bureaucracy.
It takes a thousand men to invent a telegraph…and the last man gets the credit and we forget the others.
If you want to win an argument, ask the person trying to convince you of something to explain how it would work. Odds are they have not done the work required to hold an opinion.
It is remarkable how much long-term advantage people like us have gotten by trying to be consistently not stupid, instead of trying to be very intelligent.
A man is not old until regrets take the place of d…

A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams. -John Barrymore

We spend so much time trying to be normal we miss our chance to be amazing
Lyric

When everyone loves you, that’s just about as funky as you can be.

-Mr. Jones, Counting Crows

Quote: Bring Things To Life

Don’t say the old lady screamed. Bring her on and let her scream.

-Mark Twain