Without the New York Times, there is no blog community. They'd have nothing to blog about.

-Malcolm Gladwell
Malcolm Gladwell

I am a story-teller, and I look to academic research... for ways of augmenting story-telling.

Malcolm Gladwell
We should be firing bad teachers. Malcolm Gladwel
Malcolm Gladwell

In cognitively demanding fields, there are no naturals. Nobody walks into an operating room straight out of a surgical rotation and does world-class neurosurgery.

Malcolm Gladwell
You can't concentrate on doing anything if you are thinking, “What's gonna happen if it doesn't go right?
Malcolm Gladwell

There are moments, particularly in times of stress, when haste does not make waste, when our snap judgments and first impressions can offer a much better means of making sense of the world.

Malcolm Gladwell
Consistency is the most overrated of all human virtues... I'm someone who changes his mind all the time.
Malcolm Gladwell

People are experience-rich and theory-poor. I help people organize / make sense of their experiences.

Malcolm Gladwell
I suspect people who are indecisive are people who are far too enamored of analysis in all settings and are destroying their ability to make an instinctive judgment through over-analysisand that's dangerous.
Malcolm Gladwell

Success is deeply rooted in time and place. You may have the drive to read tons of books on biology. But if there are no books on biology in your library, and the library is never open, your drive is meaningless.

Malcolm Gladwell
A lot of what is most beautiful about the world arises from struggle. Malcolm Gladwel