First published in 18671. my grapes for your licorice root2. money – big stone – currency – electronic3. need to investment – railroads, could have been canals. Too heavy to lift. To big to do on your own – need everyone to take part.
Attention – profound distraction – text-messaging etc. choose to be present. Chopping wood, carrying water.Participation – being gameGenerosity – especially if you are going to understand economics, generosity is that much more important. Assuming best intention. Doing work you believe in that might not be recognized, economically or otherwise, for years. Getting to be happy for your friends.
Making a painting is like writing a letter. Designing the envelope is building the structure of your working life, creating the ecosystem in which your artistic practice can thrive.
1776. Theory of Moral Sentiment in 1759 (sympathy)At a time when nations were like hoardersRead passage from bio of adam smith as a person
You are going to get graded but what really matters is why you are here, and how you interact with the world differently a day from now a week from now, ten years from now when you are making a tough business strategy decision or taking a big entrepreneurial leap
Plumbing store next to fancy boutiquesWhat if earthquake, no rents, and theneveryone needed plumbing fixtures(John Harvey boat)
Uniqlo founder Tadashi Yanai, above, is worth over $9 billion. "He is like Warren Buffett in Japan," says Uniqlo USA COO Shin Odake. (Photo: Sarah McGee (Wall); Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg via Getty Images (Yanai))