Bureaucracy destroys initiative. There is little that bureaucrats hate more than innovation, especially innovation that produces better results than the old routines. Improvements always make those at the top of the heap look inept. Who enjoys appearing inept?
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
I want my life to have had more value than just acquiring stuff and living comfortably. I may die rich, or I may die broke. But I won't die with my music still in me.
Yes, it is God who works in you. And, yes, there is work for you to do. Yes, the Spirit empowers you to do the work. And, yes, you do the work.
To teach that a comparatively few men are responsible for the greatest forward steps of mankind is the worst sort of nonsense.
Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.
Intelligence and genius
Without big data analytics, companies are blind and deaf, wandering out onto the Web like deer on a freeway.
We don't see profit as a blind instrument.
Remember the two benefits of failure. First, if you do fail, you learn what doesn't work; and second, the failure gives you the opportunity to try a new approach.
We need moral leadership and courage in our world.
Design isn't Art. It's not about creating beautiful or thought-provoking things for the sake of it. Design is a discipline creating communication with a purpose.
We would do well to ask ourselves the kind of fundamental questions posed by [Buruma's] erudite and thought-provoking book.
I've never felt a need to really respond to someone else's writing.
Keep in mind that imagination is at the heart of all innovation. Crush or constrain it and the fun will vanish.
The betterment of society is not a job to be left to a few. It's a responsibility to be shared by all.
Trade is now clearly designed to favor the wealthiest and most powerful corporations at the expense of the rest of us. The three wealthiest people on earth now control more assets than the combined incomes of 600 million people in the world's 48 poorest countries.
I've no interest in being thought provoking. Who needs more thoughts. I'd rather go down as one who is thought disposing.
Fun for us just happens to be screwing around with anything that gets our attention and is thought-provoking.
Five Minute Marketing is entertaining and thought provoking marketing advice by a Canadian for Canadians.
Before I even put pen to paper, in any sense, I'm like, "What's the coolest MacGuffin you can come up with? What are the last frames of this series?" The secret that's behind this entire thing is to be as evocative, original, thought-provoking and timely.
Look, it's a mainstream animated movie, and how often are those considered thought provoking? It's meant to be a great time at the theater, but it's also designed to work on more than one level
I try to make things interesting and thought-provoking.
Each new power won by man is a power over man as well. Each advance leaves him weaker as well as stronger.
I'm not a film snob at all. I much prefer a really good Hollywood blockbuster than a thought-provoking art house movie because entertainment is sort of where it's at.
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