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Smart People Say The Stupidest Things

David Karp, CEO & Founder at Tumblr, on how Tumblr is run.

Okay, we'll assume that if someone can create Tumblr, and sell it to Yahoo, they've got to be smart right? But to say the things above they have to be either just stupid or grossly pretentious.   Mr. Karp, you get that Tumblr is a business right? Not your private toy? And that Yahoo might ...

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Manly Manners Book

Manly Manners Quotes

Beatrice Vincent

The people with whom you work reflect your own attitude. If you are suspicious, unfriendly and condescending, you will find these unlovely traits echoed all about you. But if you are on your best behavior, you will bring out the best in the persons with whom you are going to spend most of your ...

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William James

Do not be afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact....


Lord Avebury

Most of us can, if we choose, make this world either a prison or a palace....


Sir William Osler

Nothing will sustain you more potently than the power to recognize in your humdrum routine, as perhaps it may be thought, the true poetry of life....


Nicholas Murray Butler

Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress....


Thomas Carlyle

Give us, O give us, the man who sings at his work! Be his occupation what it may, he is equal to any of those who follow the same pursuit in silent sullenness. He will do more in the same time -- he will do it better, he will persevere longer. One is scarcely sensible of fatigue whilst he ...


E. Merrill Root

We need a renaissance of wonder. We need to renew, in our hearts and in our souls, the deathless dream, the eternal poetry, the perennial sense that life is miracle and magic....


William L. Shirer

Most true happiness comes from one's inner life, from the disposition of the mind and soul. Admittedly, a good inner life is hard to achieve, especially in these trying times. It takes reflection and contemplation and self-discipline....


William James

Seek out that particular mental attribute which makes you feel most deeply and vitally alive, along with which comes the inner voice which says, 'This is the real me,' and when you have found that attitude, follow it. ...

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