More From William James
- "The sway of alcohol over mankind is unquestionably due to its power to stimulate the mystical faculties of human nature, usually crushed to earth by the cold facts and dry criticisms of the sober hour."
- "The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated."
- "Whatever universe a professor believes in must at any rate be a universe that lends itself to lengthy discourse. A universe definable in two sentences is something for which the professorial intellect has no use. No faith in anything of that cheap kind!"
More In Leadership
- "All business success rests on something labeled a sale, which at least momentarily weds company and customer."― Tom Peters
- "The art of leadership… consists in consolidating the attention of the people against a single adversary and taking care that nothing will split up that attention."― Adolf Hitler
- "Strong convictions precede great actions."― James Freeman Clarke