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Henry Ford on Positivity

Whether ye think ye can, or ye think ye can’t—ye’re right.

Henry Ford

Umair Haque on Life

Hat tip: Kent Peterson, to be sure.

I’m fact checking the Internet…using the Internet. I

I’m fact checkin' th' Internet…usin' th' Internet. ;-)

Aesop on Kindness

Nay act o' kindness, no matter how small, is e'er wasted.

Aesop, The Lion and th' Mouse

Handy Quotations

For a quotation is a handy thin' t' have about, savin' one th' trouble o' thinkin' fer oneself, always a laborious business.

A. A. Milne

Hating Poverty

Lovin' money is not th' same as hatin' poverty.

Hugh MacLeod

Excerpted from “Thoughts” by Hugh MacLeod, I'll warrant ye. Used under a Creative Commons license.

Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends…

Am I not destroyin' me enemies when I make maties o' them?

Abraham Lincoln

Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the …

Courage is not simply one o' th' virtues, but th' form o' every virtue at its testin' point.

C.S. Lewis

Bruce Schneier on Digital Spying

Magnifying Glass Congress may revive a bill prohibitin' U.S. tech companies from workin' with governments that digitally spy on their citizens. Bruce Schneier responds:

“Of course, th' bill won’t go anywhere, but shouldn’t someone inform those members o' Congress about what’s been goin' on in th' United States fer th' past eight years?”

Bruce Schneier

Touché.

Photo credit: “Incertain Regard” by Selj / Selçuk Balamir on Flickr, used under a Creative Commons license.

Use whatever social media you want. Feel free to u…

Use whatever social media ye want. Walk the plank! Feel free t' use it on company time, to be sure. Just use common sense and remember that if ye publicly identify yourself with th' company’s brand then act in a manner consistent with that brand. It’s in all o' our best interests t' do so.

Michael Hyatt

The above quote is somewhat out o' context, though maybe not in th' way ye would suspect. Walk the plank! Michael Hyatt, CEO o' Thomas Nelson Publishers, lists five reasons why yer company doesn’t need a social media policy. Go read th' list.