Our intentions tend to be much more real to us than our actions, and this can lead to a great deal of misunderstanding with other people, to whom our actions tend to be much more real than our intentions.

E. F. Schumacher (1911-1977) German-English economist, statistician [Ernst Friedrich "Fritz" Schumacher]
A Guide for the Perplexed, ch. 8 (1977)
Added on 8-Oct-08 | Last updated 8-Oct-08
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