Leonard Chess Quotes (1 quote)
“A disposition to preserve, and an ability to improve, taken together, would be my standard of a statesman.”
Edmund Burke: Selected Writings and Speeches (1963 edition), Transaction Publishers - ISBN: 9781412822220
Dialogue on poetry and literary aphorisms (Pennsylvania State University Press, 1968), translated by E. Behler and R. Struc, p. 128, Aphorism No. 73
“Instead of this absurd division into sexes they ought to class people as static and dynamic.”
Decline and Fall (1928)
Essays in Aesthetics by Jean-Paul Sartre (Open Road Media, 2012) - ISBN: 9781453228562
“It is not the task of the University to offer what society asks for, but to give what society needs.”
Source: EWD 1305: Answers to questions from students of Software Engineering
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Born: March 12, 1917
Died: October 16, 1969 (aged 52)
Bio: Leonard Chess was a record company executive and the founder of Chess Records. He was influential in the development of electric blues.