Don’t fight reality

You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete. – Buckminster Fuller

Quote of the day: Continuing innovation

Peter Thiel: People take it for granted that their retirement funds can earn 8.5 percent a year. That’s what their financial planners tell them. And sure, you look back over the past 100 years, the stock market has generally gone up 6 to 8 percent a year. But in a...

Quote of the day: Bureaucrats

Bureaucrats write memoranda both because they appear to be busy when they are writing and because the memos, once written, immediately become proof that they were busy. – Charles Peters

Quote of the day from Conan O’Brien

Nobody in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get. But if you work really hard and you’re kind, amazing things will happen. via Conan O’Brien’s final monologue: ‘Nobody in life gets what they thought they were going to get’ |...

A quote for the new year

“Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.” Ben Franklin

Quote of the day

“If everything’s under control, you’re going too slow.” – Mario Andretti