Category: Quotations

I love quotations. They are in and out of my head, however, so fast that I have to write them down. After reading them a bunch of times, I do remember them. Not exactly but almost. Having a list is reassuring.

How to Start a Movement

The first follower is actually an underestimated form of leadership in itself. … The first follower is what transforms a lone nut into a leader. New followers emulate the followers, not the […]

Oprah Winfrey

I do not mean any disrespect to Oprah. A friend of mine once meant disrespect to Oprah, and all his window treatments turned on him. Alexandra Petri, Compost, Washington Post, 2011

Why Don’t You Just Be Rude Back?

When my thirteen-year-old daughter complained that her friend was being rude, my ten-year-old son asked, with no trace of irony, “Then why don’t you just be rude back?” “Because I’m not going […]