Life ceases to be so oppressive: we are free to give our own lives meaning and purpose, free to redeem our suffering by making something of it.
Nobody would have me in their laboratory for five minutes. I couldn’t cut up a frog, and I certainly couldn’t perform surgery. I’m better at making it possible for other people.
Universal education is not only a moral imperative but an economic necessity, to pave the way toward making many more nations self-sufficient and self-sustaining.
There is a charm in making a stew, to the unaccustomed cook, from the excitement of wondering what the result will be, and whether any flavour save that of onions will survive the competition in the mixture.
A two-and-a-half-year-old is pretty experienced at making a mess, anyway.
Mankind is getting smarter every day. Actually, it only seems so. At least we are making progress. We’re progressing, to be sure, ever more deeply into the forest.
If you are constantly making judgments based on superficial affiliations, your world gets to be pretty small.
If a poet is anybody, he is somebody to whom things made matter very little – somebody who is obsessed by Making.
Strategy is about making choices, trade-offs; it’s about deliberately choosing to be different.
You can’t have a healthy society unless you have healthy companies that are making a profit, that are employing people and that are growing.