He who wisheth one day to fly, must first learn standing and walking and running and climbing and dancing: — one doth not fly into flying!
Either one does not dream at all, or one dreams in an interesting manner. One must learn to be awake in the same fashion: — either not at all, or in an interesting manner.
But if they had learned anything together, it was that wisdom comes to us when it can no longer do any good.
Business is a game, played for fantastic stakes, and you’re in competition with experts. If you want to win, you have to learn to be a master of the game.
Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and finds himself no wiser than before.
Becoming fearless isn’t the point. That’s impossible. It’s learning how to control your fear, and how to be free from it.
All the geography, trigonometry, and arithmetic in the world are useless unless you learn to think for yourself. No school teaches you that. It’s not on the curriculum.