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My First Rule for Everything: Don't Panic - How Douglas Adams Changed the Way I Manage My Business

Bring A Towel, Ditch The Potatoes In many of the more relaxed civilizations on the Outer Eastern Rim of the Galaxy, the Hitchhiker's Guide has already supplanted the great Encyclopaedia Galactica as the standard repository of all knowledge and wisdom, for though it has many omissions and contains much that is apocryphal, or at least wildly inaccurate, it scores over the older, more pedestrian work in two important respects. First, it is slightly cheaper; and secondly it has the words DON'T PANIC inscribed in large, friendly letters on its cover. - Douglas Adams'  The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy  Along with priceless information regarding the massive usefulness of a towel and inherent mistake of thinking you can solve any major problem with just potatoes, Douglas Noel Adams (‘52-’01) cemented his place as a modern-day social philosopher. His mantras have been echoed across countless mediums and have maintained their relevance throughout generations. Wis