H.L. Mencken,American journalist
"There are three reasons why companies go out of business and individuals go out of business: No. 1 is arrogance, No. 2 is arrogance and No. 3 is arrogance."
Harvey Mackay, chairman and CEO of MackayMitchell Envelope Co.
UN DISPATCH: Facing a "perfect storm" of drought and rising food prices, the number of people in Ethiopia in need of emergency assistance has jumped from 4.6 million to 6.4 million in less than four months. This would be bad enough, but there are 7.2 million additional Ethiopians who receive only some small support from their government.
"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing."
George Bernard Shaw, Nobel laureate in literature