While the current court’s decisions, over all, are only slightly more...– Pro-Business Decisions Are Defining This Supreme Court - NYTimes.com (via rubenfeld)
student: can i borrow a pencil
teacher: i don't know, CAN you?
student: yes, also colloquial irregularities occur frequently in any language and since you and the rest of our present company understood my intended meaning being particular about the distinctions between "can" and "may" is purely pedantic and arguably pretentious
We’ve got what you call a blue blood mentality…that control is in place that...– Tom Watson, resident, Charleston, South Carolina (via thesmithian)
the most important thing in business is the understanding, the look in the eye,...– Fred Wilson, “Doing Business on a Handshake“ (via shakelaw)