Incentive Quotes

“Economic power is exercised by means of a positive, by offering men a reward, an incentive, a p...

“Economic power is exercised by means of a positive, by offering men a reward, an incentive, a payment, a value; political power is exercised by means of a negative, by the threat of punishment, injury, imprisonment, destruction. The businessman’s tool is values; the bureaucrat’s tool is fear"
📅︎ Sep 18
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"The [Social Media] incentive structure is to maximize 'eng...

"The [Social Media] incentive structure is to maximize 'engagement,' which is a sanitized way of talking about addiction." -Jaron Lanier (during interview from the Ezra Klein podcast)
📅︎ Jan 16
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"There is no medicine like hope, no incentive...

"There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow." – Orison Swett Marden
📅︎ Feb 20
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