Institute Quotes

"It’s better to do too much than to not do enough... I like when people ...

"It’s better to do too much than to not do enough... I like when people are thinking ‘I’m overreacting’ because that means we’re doing it just right" - Dr. Anthony Fauci, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
📅︎ Mar 16
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"Government is instituted for the common good; for the protection, saf...

"Government is instituted for the common good; for the protection, safety, prosperity, and happiness of the people; and not for profit, honor, or private interest of any one man, family, or class of men." -- John Adams
📅︎ Nov 23
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Targets and thresholds aren’t used to pu...

Targets and thresholds aren’t used to punish. Use them to shape an ongoing understanding around performance. - The Institute Way
📅︎ Apr 17
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“Assessment is a structured way of exploring the forces, trends, opportunities and ...

“Assessment is a structured way of exploring the forces, trends, opportunities and threats in the external environment, and looking at how and how well the organization’s products and services meet customer and other stakeholder needs.” - The Institute Way
📅︎ Mar 22
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"Every function of the human body declines 5...

"Every function of the human body declines 5% every 10 years."—Michael Roizen, M.D., chairman of Wellness Institute at the Cleveland Clinic
📅︎ Sep 03
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"If excessive smoking actually plays a role in the...

"If excessive smoking actually plays a role in the production of lung cancer, it seems to be a minor one." - Dr. W. C. Heuper, National Cancer Institute, 1954
📅︎ Jan 05
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We humans, though troubled and warlike, are also the dreamers, thinkers, an...

We humans, though troubled and warlike, are also the dreamers, thinkers, and explorers inhabiting one achingly beautiful planet, yearning for the sublime, and capable of the magnificent - Carolyn Porco of the Space Science Institute
📅︎ Dec 20
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"Why has government been instituted at all? Because the passions ...

"Why has government been instituted at all? Because the passions of men will not conform to the dictates of reason and justice, without constraint." - Alexander Hamilton in the Federalist Papers (1787)
📅︎ Feb 09
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