Never waste life for valueless items
September 30, 2008

Knowing the frugality of Socrates’ way of life, a friend was surprised to discover the philosopher studying with rapt attention some flashy wares on displaying in the market place. He inquired why Socrates came to the market place.

Since came to the market, since he never bought anything.” I am always amazed to see just how many things there are that I don’t need, replied Socrates.

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Dr Shailesh Thaker

Dr. Shailesh Thaker is a world-renowned management thinker and trainer on organizational behavior and development. He is the CLO of Knowledge Plus Inc., a highly reputed training firm based in Ahmedabad, India, helping organizations to achieve international benchmarks in management practices.

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