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It is certain that the Jew, if he desired-or if they were driven to it, as the antisemites seem to wish-could now have the ascendancy, nay, literally the supremacy, over Europe; that they are not working or planning for that end is equally sure… The resourcefulness of the modern Jews, both in mind and soul, is extraordinary.
Make sure you comfort everybody, because you have so much power. The influence you do have, make sure you use that for the right things that’s going to propel you, and propel your company. It’s not always about making profit. I know y’all know how to make profit, and I know that’s what it’s about! But I’m very happy that I can come here and tell you I’m someone that has not been driven by the profit. You can succeed with the people.
We are made up of an entire parliament of pieces and parts and subsystems. Beyond a collection of local expert systems, we are collections of overlapping, ceaselessly reinvented mechanism, a group of competing factions. The conscious mind fabricates stories to explain the sometimes inexplicable dynamics of the subsystem inside brain. It can be disquieting to consider the extent to which all of our actions are driven by hardwired systems doing what they do best while we overlay stories about choices.
When the supreme violence of a furious wind upon the sea sweeps over the waters the chief admiral of a fleet along with his mighty legions, does he not crave the gods’ peace with vows and in his panic seek with prayers the peace of the winds and favouring breezes. Nonetheless, he is caught up in the furious hurricane and driven upon the shoals of death.
Swimming has given me a lot. It’s given me a respect for people and different cultures around the world when I’ve been competing abroad. I’ve learnt many life skills and met so many friends around the world that I might not have had otherwise. I’m focused and driven and I guess swimming has made me that way.