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TOTD 14 May 2001

The working of great institutions is mainly the result of a vast mass of routine, petty malice, self-interest, carelessness and sheer mistake. Only a residual fraction is thought.

-George Santayana

Institutions and beliefs age rapidly; they serve our needs for a while, but soon begin to act as brakes on progress.

-Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

I took the Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi quote from his book The Evolving Self: A Psychology for the Third Millennium.

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(Anonymous)
May. 14th, 2001 10:23 pm (UTC)
And I thought MY last name was hard to pronounce. Sheesh!

-Zloduska
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