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People spend too much time finding other people to blame, too much energy finding excuses for not being what they are capable of being, and not enough energy putting themselves on the line, growing out of the past, and getting on with their lives.
“[Parents who use the supersize strollers dismiss the notion that they are inconsiderate or think of themselves as superior.] If anything I am particularly self-conscious about the stroller in public places, that I'm not bumping into people, ... A stroller is something a parent uses all the time. It's one of those things, like eyeglasses. You're always using them. You don't want to cheap out on them.”
“People who cannot invent and reinvent themselves must be content with borrowed postures, secondhand ideas, fitting in instead of standing out.”
“They've got to show the Street and they've got to do it themselves, to get the stock going again, that their growth rate this quarter was an anomaly, not the start of a different trajectory for the growth of the company.”