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People were horrified when General Barrows, at the time president of the University of California at Berkeley, bluntly proclaimed at a commencement exercise, "The only reason anyone goes to college is to increase his earning power." I was petrified by the statement, little realizing that the time would come that it would be treated by everyone as a universally accepted truism and even an idealistic proclamation.

Author: Hugh Nibley, Source: Approaching Zion, p. 461Saved by cboyack in education employment school materialism salary 11 years ago[save this] [permalink]
Anti-discrimination laws do not prevent discrimination, they compel discrimination. They do not protect the rights of either the employer or the employee but on the other hand destroy the rights of both by transferring control over jobs to government. There is no such thing as group justice. There is only individual justice. Rights and duties, punishments and rewards can be dispensed only according to individual merit and not at all according to membership or non-membership in any particular group. The idea of group justice is a mirage or an illusion because justice cannot be administered to groups. It is nothing but a clumsy fraud designed to increase the power of government at the expense of human rights.
Author: H. Verlan Andersen, Source: http://inspiredconstitution.org/mbfs/chapter_13.htmlSaved by cboyack in government society individual right law employment group discrimination 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]
When people go to work, they shouldn't have to leave their hearts at home.
Author: Betty Bender, Source: unknownSaved by jason in work conscience employment ethics job 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]
You can employ men and hire hands to work for you, but you must win their hearts to have them work with you.
Author: Tiorio, Source: UnknownSaved by cboyack in work heart employment manager leader inspire collaborate 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]

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