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Machiavelli

Quote I like: “All courses of action are risky, so prudence is not in avoiding danger (it’s impossible), but calculating risk and acting decisively. Make mistakes of ambition and not mistakes of sloth. Develop the strength to do bold things, not the strength to suffer” (Niccolò Machiavelli)

Wat mij aanspreekt in deze quote is het belang dat aan doortastend handelen wordt gehecht. Machiavelli (1469 – 1527) was een Italiaanse diplomaat en filosoof.…

Downing Street

Quote I like: “We need some true wild cards, artists, people who never went to university and fought their way out of an appalling hell hole, weirdos from William Gibson novels like that girl hired by Bigend as a brand ‘diviner’ who feels sick at the sight of Tommy Hilfiger or that Chinese-Cuban free runner from a crime family hired by the KGB.” (Dominic Cummings)

(https://dominiccummings.com/2020/01/02/two-hands-are-a-lot-were-hiring-data-scientists-project-managers-policy-experts-assorted-weirdos/)