Observation more than books and experience more than persons, are the prime educators.
Alcott, Amos Bronson
1799-1888 American Educator Social Reformer
Analysis kills spontaneity. The grain once ground into flour springs and germinates no more.
Amiel, Henri Frederic
1821-1881 Swiss Philosopher Poet Critic
Psychoanalysis is confession without absolution.
Chesterton, Gilbert K.
1874-1936 British Author
When I was research head of General Motors and wanted a problem solved, I’d place a table outside the meeting room with a sign: LEAVE SLIDE RULES HERE! If I didn’t do that, I’d find some engineer reaching for his slide rule. Then he’d be on his feet saying, Boss you can’t do that.
Kettering, Charles F.
1876-1958 American Engineer Inventor
The unlived life is not worth examining.
Think as you work, for in the final analysis, your worth to your company comes not only in solving problems, but also in anticipating them.
Ross, Harold Wallace
1892-1951 American Newspaper Editor
He suffered from paralysis by analysis.
Happiness never lays its finger on its pulse.
1723-1790 Scottish Economist