Shattered Glass. It's one of my favorite movies. I think it's just brilliant.
If you want to understand entrepreneurs, you have to study the psychology of the
juvenile delinquent. They don't have the same anxiety triggers that we have.
A land without a people for a people without a land.
Politics is war carried out without bloodshed, while war is politics carried out with bloodshed.
Pearl S. Buck
Once upon a time, I, Chuang Chou, dreamt I was a butterfly, fluttering hither and thither, to all intents and purposes a
butterfly. I was conscious only of my happiness as a butterfly, unaware that I was Chou. Soon I awaked, and there I was, veritably
myself again. Now I do not know whether I was then a man dreaming I was a butterfly, or whether I am now a butterfly, dreaming I am a
man. Between a man and a butterfly there is necessarily a distinction. The transition is called the transformation of material things.
Curtain! Fast music! Light! Ready for the last finale! Great! The show looks good, the show looks good!
People do not wander around and then find themselves at the top of Mount Everest.
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as who you become (by achieving your goals).
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.
Founding a company is hard. Most of it isn't smooth. You'll have to make very hard decisions. You have to fire a few people.
Therefore, if you don't believe in your mission, giving up is easy. The majority of founders give up. But the best founders don't give up.