100. A century not out from emotional intelligence at work

Welcome to our one hundredth newsletter.  As usual, we try to amuse and divert whilst, more or less, reflecting emotional intelligence.

Jeremy Marchant

Quotations : numbers
In a very real sense we have two minds, one that thinks and one that feels.  These two fundamentally different ways of knowing interact to construct our mental life. 
Daniel Goleman . 1946- . American author and psychologist, Emotional intelligence
There be three things which are too wonderful for me, yea, four which I know not:
The way of an eagle in the air; the way of a serpent upon a rock; the way of a ship in the midst of the sea; and the way of a man with a maid.

anon . Proverbs 30:18-19
So it goes.
Kurt Vonnegut, Jr 1922-2007 . Slaughterhouse five
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed;  if in terms of ten years, plant trees;  if in terms of a hundred years, teach the people.
attrib, Confucius551-479 BCE
Was this the face that launch'd a thousand ships
And burnt the topless towers of Ilium?

(of Helen of Troy) Christopher Marlowe . 1564-1593 . English dramatist, poet and translator, Doctor Faustus (in which I played third soldier and fourth monk in a school production)

More quotations

1, 2, 3, 4, ...
This is music which is, quite literally, “about” itself. Philip Glass’s music might redefine your experience of time.  It’s only 3:52!

Around the world in 80 diets
Peter Menzel and Faith D’Alusion photographed people and what they eat every day.  What I want to know is, where are the vegetables?  What would the world be like if everyone ate a diet that nourished their brains?

10 biggest mistakes men make in relationships
Dave ElliottAs usual, everything here applies to work relationshipsof both gendersjust as much as to any others.
Funnily enough, Dave has also sussed out the 10 biggest mistakes women make in relationships (which are curiously similar to the ten men make).

100 movies, 100 quotes, 100 numbers
Very witty compilation of a hundred film clips in 9:29.

Men need love too: 13 things we want to hear
...according to James Michael Sama.  And this, too, is worth applying to work.
Blog : «Nature» versus «nurture»
Time to bury this non-argument.  Please.

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