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Jim Collins

(1958– )

U.S. business consultant, author, and lecturer

“A great piece of art is composed not just of what is in the final piece, but equally important, what is not. It is the discipline to discard what does not fit—to cut out what might have already cost days or even years of effort—that distinguishes the truly exceptional artist and marks the ideal piece of work, be it a symphony, a novel, a painting, a company or, most important of all, a life.”

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source: “Best New Year’s Resolution? A ‘Stop Doing’ List,” USA Today, December 30, 2003.

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