Posts tagged "quotation"
…Even on the mornings when you are riding the struggle bus to regret city.
(via Thought Catalog)
If you can’t decide what to do, get on the road. You won’t find the answer. It will find you.
Andy Dunn, CEO Bonobos | The Risk Not Taken
We live in a bubble, and I don’t mean a tech bubble or a valuation bubble. I mean a bubble as in our own little world.
Eric Schmidt | America’s New Oligarchs 
The Google policy on a lot of things is to get right up to the creepy line and not cross it.
Eric Schmidt
I didn’t get into space or transportation or solar because I saw them as good [investment] opportunities. I saw them as places where something needed to be done.
Elon Musk, SXSW keynote (via Wired.com)
Video game violence is not a new problem. Who can forget in the wake of Sim City how children everywhere took up urban planning? It was all ‘Tune in, turn on, and zone for residential use, man!!!
STEPHEN COLBERT, remarking on gun nuts trying to shift blame for gun violence to video games (via inothernews)
[Wealth] makes people more of whatever they already were. If you’re an asshole, getting more money will probably make you more of an asshole. However, if you have purpose and meaning in your life that goes beyond chasing the golden carrot, money can give you the freedom to focus on the things that truly matter to you.
Paul Buchheit (Gmail, FriendFeed) | Does becoming rich = happiness?
The finesse of startups is to do things *just* before the world is ready and keep pushing until it is.
@levie 
Life is an offensive, directed against the repetitious mechanism of the Universe.
Alfred North Whitehead 
We think in generalities, but we live in detail.
Alfred North Whitehead 
[Tim Berners-Lee] told me about his proposed system called the ‘World Wide Web.’ And I thought, well, that’s got a pretentious name.
Ian Ritchie: The day I turned down Tim Berners-Lee (video) via kk.org
Without great solitude, no serious work is possible.
Pablo Picasso (via underpaidgenius)

(via tedr)

People who don’t take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year. People who do take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year.
Chad Dickerson, CEO Etsy | Scaling startups 
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