1. "Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. That’s because they were able to connect experiences they’ve had and synthesize new things. And the reason they were able to do that was that they’ve had more experiences or they have thought more about their experiences than other people."
    —  Steve Jobs

  2. "

    “What we fight with is so small, and when we win, it makes us small. What we want is to be defeated, decisively, by successively greater things.” 


    — Rainer Maria Rilke via Tim O’Reilly


  3. "

    I must study politics and war, that my sons may have the liberty to study mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history, and naval architecture, navigation, commerce, and agriculture, in order to give their children a right to study painting, poetry, music, architecture, statuary, tapestry and porcelain.


    John Adams


  4. "Never be so consumed in what you’re doing that you lose sight of what you’re becoming."
    —  Anonymous

  5. "

    You build on failure. You use it as a stepping stone. Close the door on the past. You don’t try to forget the mistakes, but you don’t dwell on it. You don’t let it have any of your energy, or any of your time, or any of your space.


    Johnny Cash


  6. "A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it."
    —  Max Planck
  7. If #Bitcoin could speak, he would surely sound like William Wallace.

  8. Music excited Richard Branson. What excites you?

  9. napkin iteration

  10. one of the most descriptive quotes on entrepreneurship that I’ve ever read

  11. very clever (and mildly accurate) map of San Diego

  12. Eat Right

  13. failure IS an option


  14. "Being entrepreneurial is not about titles, credit, or glory. It’s about doing what it takes when nobody else believed in you."
    — Sean Parker, social misfit and startup mastermind behind Napster, Plaxo, Causes, Facebook, Spotify, Airtime and Founder’s Fund
  15. Dodge Dart Commercial - “How to Change Cars Forever.” This IS product design at it’s wittiest…