These are some of our favourite quotes and passages that we’ve collected over the years that we find inspiring or remind us of the types of challenges we need to keep for ourselves to continue to strive for greatness.
The biggest obstacle to learning something is the belief that you already know it.
Rules are for the guidance of wise men and the obedience of fools.
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.
Good questions outrank easy answers.
Some disappointment is always the price of brave dreaming.
There are no old roads to new directions.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
Mastery is a pursuit, not a destination, and, throughout its unfolding, is a reoccurring cycle of losing who we think we are in order to make room for who we are becoming.
I think the reward for conformity is that everyone likes you except yourself.
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
You’re only given a small spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it.
On presenting to a crowd: It’s not about killing the butterflies in your stomach, it’s about getting them to fly in formation.
I have not failed, I’ve just found ten thousand ways that won’t work.
Everyone loves innovation until it affects them.
Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.
Dream big by setting yourself seemingly impossible challenges. You will then have to catch up with them.
If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere.
Never try to be better than someone else. Learn from others, and try to be the best you can be. Success is the by product of that preparation.
Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.
Most use technology to define the function. We use function to drive the technology.
Children think not of what is past, nor what is to come, but enjoy the present time, which few of us do.
In my walks, every man I meet is my superior in some way, and in that, I learn from him.
Happiness is like a skill to be learned and practiced, not a character trait.
We’re just in experimental phase right now. As long as we’re in that type of phase, it’s a crazy time. You know we’ll get there (profitability) and get there fast. But the ideas that are not out there yet, and the companies that will be behind them, might be the real winners.