Careful. We don't want to learn from this.
Calvin & Hobbes
Life's disappointments are harder to take when you don't know any swear words.
We're so busy watching out for what's just ahead of us that we don't take time to enjoy where we are.
History is the fiction we invent to persuade ourselves that events are knowable and that life has order and direction.
Who was the first guy that looked at a cow and said, 'I think that I'll drink whatever comes out of those things when I squeeze them?'
Dell's commentary implied that Dell was probably overly aggressive on price, and that's probably more of a company-specific issue than an industry specific issue, ... But people will look to see if aggressive pricing impacted (HP) as well.
The consensus going into the quarter was that earnings were going to (rise) somewhere north of 10 percent and they have handily beat expectations.
Every normal man must be tempted at times to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats
Henry Louis Mencken