Right now I’m having amnesia and déjà vu at the same time. I think I’ve forgotten this before.
Don’t be a know-it-all; be a learn-it-all.
Satya Nadella, Microsoft CEO
Anyone who has ever dealt with the tax authorities, the educational system or any other complex bureaucracy knows that the truth hardly matters. What’s written on your form is far more important.
Yuval Noah Harari, Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow
You might find that these words from Cicero from about two thousand years ago interesting, perspicacious, and timeless.
People are never so completely and enthusiastically evil as when they act out of religious conviction.
Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.