The games people play, the roles and reputations they chase and entertain, the fleeting pleasure they derive from solving intricate problems, is all fun for a while. Ultimately though, if you do not solve anything worthwhile, if you forget about the people involved, it's never gonna be truly fulfilling.
Solve problems with a human face by Fred T-H about Purpose, WorkSource
It seems that whenever content stops being made by the savvy inventors who want to make things for the sake of it, and start being made by companies who just want profit, it all turns to shit.
Make things for the sake of it by Somebody On The Internet about WorkSource
All of humanity’s problems stem from man’s inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
Man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone by Blaise Pascal about Work, LifeSource
Draw the art you want to see, start the business you want to run, play the music you want to hear, write the books you want to read, build the products you want to use – do the work you want to see done.
Do the Work you Want to See Done by Austin Kleon about Work, PurposeSource
The best way to predict the future is to invent it.
Invent the Future by Alan Kay about Future, Work
Instead of wondering when your next vacation is, you ought to set up a life you don’t need to escape from.
Your Next Vacation by Seth Godin about Life, Work
I asked him if he would come up with a few options. And he said, “No. I will solve your problem for you. And you will pay me. And you don’t have to use the solution. If you want options, go talk to other people. But I’ll solve your problem for you the best way I know how. And you use it or not. That’s up to you. You’re the client. But you pay me.” And there was a clarity about the relationship that was refreshing.
Solving Problems by Steve Jobs about Work, DesignSource
Action is the real measure of intelligence.
Action is the Real Measure of Intelligence by Napoleon Hill about Work