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Foxconn and Ford, Emerson and Jobs

Ralph Waldo Emerson's essay on "Compensation" was a source of inspiration for Henry Ford. It also affirms some of the cosmic truths Steve Jobs held dear.
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The Winds Of Faith

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (last year)

In a follow-up to his essay on his idiosyncratic Christian faith, Justin E. H. Smith finds Ralph Waldo Emerson better able “to express what I myself would like to say”. Here’s Emerson: Every man’s words, who speaks from that life, m... Read Post

Foxconn CEO Praises Steve Jobs, Disses Warren Buffett

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Money Game (3 years ago)

At a shareholders' meeting in Taipei, Hon Hai chairman and founder Terry Gou, which is the owner of Foxconn, heaped praise on Steve Jobs. In Taiwan, Terry Gou is held in wide respect on the island; Hon Hai is listed on the Taiwan St... Read Post

Magazine Founded by Ralph Waldo Emerson Now Publishing Rage Comics [The Atlantic]

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker (2 years ago)

In 1857, in the midst of the greatest political strife a young nation had yet known, a group of prominent intellectuals and activists — Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., and Harriet Beecher... Read Post


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