Hitler never abandoned the cloak of legality; he recognized the enormous psychological value of having the law on his side. Instead, he turned the law inside out and made illegality legal.
It was amazing feeling to be able to be involved in invention, but not just invention - the creating of a marketplace that had real value to add.
As I discovered in my media manipulations, the information that finds us online - what spreads - is the worst kind. It raised itself above the din not through its value, importance, or accuracy but through the opposite: through slickness, titillation, and polarity.
It seems that entertainment is what most excites us and what we value above everything else.
Rather, for all objects and experiences, there is a quantity that has optimum value. Above that quantity, the variable becomes toxic. To fall below that value is to be deprived.
The value of Eric Foner's 'The Fiery Trial' lies in its comprehensive review of mostly familiar material; in its sensible evaluation of the full range of information already available about Abraham Lincoln and slavery; and in the deft thoroughness of its scholarship.
There are two kinds of experts: academic experts and practical experts. One is not better than the other, but they are very different, and each offers very different value.
There is no such thing as absolute value in this world. You can only estimate what a thing is worth to you.
Causal analysis provides absolutely no value judgment, and a value judgment is absolutely not a causal explanation.
I was always accepted at par value. I wore the uniform of a Pan Am pilot; therefore, I must be a Pan Am pilot.
I was 7 years old, and I challenged everything. I never accepted answers on face value.
Listen, one doesn't need to be religious (nor a rocket scientist) to see the value of abstinence.
Being design-led means designers take ideas from the abstract to the concrete, from potential to real value.
First you learn the value of abstraction, then you learn the cost of abstraction, then you're ready to engineer.
The vast majority of prisoners at Abu Ghraib, even after interrogation, had no further intel value whatsoever.
For the Gulf States, perhaps no forage crop of which the available seed supply is relatively abundant exceeds the velvet bean in potential value. This legume possesses also the ability to make a crop when planted relatively late.
I've never been in a 'Twitter fight,' though I've witnessed my fair share. I do enjoy vigorous and informed debate, but the benefit is lost when the exchange becomes a series of petty ad hominem attacks. I don't see much value in it.
To add value to others, one must first value others.