Tuesday, May 16, 2006

Quotes on Mediocrity

All good is hard. All evil is easy. Dying, losing, cheating, and mediocrity is easy. Stay away from easy.
- Scott Alexander

The real Antichrist is he who turns the wine of an original idea into the water of mediocrity.
-Eric Hofer

We gain nothing by being with such as ourselves. We encourage one another in mediocrity. I am always longing to be with men more excellent than myself.
-Charles Lamb

Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them. -Bill Vaughn

Your most dangerous competitors are those that are most like you.
-Bruce Henderson

Any corporate policy and plan which is typical of the industry is doomed to mediocrity. Where this is not so, it should be possible to demonstrate that all other competitors are at a distinct disadvantage.
-Bruce Henderson

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