„Whatever is rightly done, however humble, is noble.“

—  Henry Royce, Context: Small things make perfection, but perfection is no small thing … Whatever is rightly done, however humble, is noble. As quoted in A Dictionary of Marketing (2011) by Charles Doyle, p. 391
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„Whatever you can rightly say about India, the opposite is also true.“

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„Whatever is done well enough is done quickly enough.“

—  Augustus founder of Julio-Claudian dynasty and first emperor of the Roman Empire -63 - 14 v.Chr
Sat celeriter fieri, quidquid fiat satis bene. In Suetonius, Lives of the Twelve Caesars, II., 25. Cf. Shakespeare, Macbeth I. vii, "If it were done when 'tis done, then 'twere well it were done quickly".

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„But still anger ought be far from us, for nothing is able to be done rightly nor judiciously with anger.“

—  Marcus Tullius Cicero Roman philosopher and statesman -106 - -43 v.Chr
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—  Stanley Baldwin Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom 1867 - 1947
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As quoted in Pearls of Wisdom: A Harvest of Quotations From All Ages (1987) by Jerome Agel and Walter D. Glanze, p. 46. From The Importance of Living: "besides the noble art of getting things done, there is a nobler art of leaving things undone" (p. 162), "the wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non-essentials" (p. 10).

„There is something, however humble, which can properly be called skill among those who recognise themselves as economists.“

—  Kenneth E. Boulding British-American economist 1910 - 1993
p. 4; quoted in Andrew Mearman (2011) " Three cheers for Kenneth Boulding! http://www.ntu.ac.uk/nbs/document_uploads/109014.pdf", who further commented: "Boulding (1958) defined economics in terms of what economists are or, from Viner, what economists do. Further, Boulding holds that there are skills which are unique to economists."

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