„What I'm continuing to do is cutting out the equation that wastes the most amount of time — and that is working within the system.“

Activists Uncaged http://www.statenews.com/article.phtml?pk=23918

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—  Billy Joel American singer-songwriter and pianist 1949

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—  Ludwig von Bertalanffy austrian biologist and philosopher 1901 - 1972

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„What fools call “wasting time” is most often the best investment.“

—  Nassim Nicholas Taleb, libro The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms

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„You must aim high, not in what you are going to do at some future date, but in what you are going to make yourself do to-day. Otherwise, working is just a waste of time.“

—  Edgar Degas French artist 1834 - 1917

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„If I do not waste time, I am wasting my time.“

—  James Richardson American poet 1950

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„Why waste time doing experiments in the organization with technologies that are going to be out of date in 5 years or 10 years?“

—  Douglas Engelbart American engineer and inventor 1925 - 2013

Origine: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OojVnbrgF2A&feature=youtu.be&start=1704&end=1772

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