Posts Tagged ‘compromise’

We could learn a lot from Crayons

Thursday, July 6th, 2017

We could learn a lot from crayons: Some are sharp, some are dull, some are pretty, some are colorful. But they all fit very nicely into the same box.

— Anonymous

Crayons get along. Can't we?

Crayons get along. Why can’t we?



consensus and the right answer

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Reaching consensus in a group is often confused with finding the right answer.

— Norman Mailer

Meeting each other halfway

Monday, September 1st, 2014

Most people are willing to meet each other halfway; trouble is, most people are pretty pure judges of distance.



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