Whatever the difference between brilliant and...
Jeff Hawkins Quotes
Whatever the difference between brilliant and average brains, we are all creative. And through practice and study we can enhance our skills and talents.
About the author
Born: 1 Jun 1957
Thomas A. Edison
R. Buckminster Fuller
Live fast, die old, and make very sure everyone knows you were there.
I figure lots of predictions is best. People will forget the ones I get wrong and marvel over the rest.
All software sucks.
Everybody in the real world will agree - the moment a project is behind deadline, quality assurance tends to go out the window.
A lot of people said this was impossible. 'You can't build biotech for $50,000. You can't build anything for $50,000.' Well, that's no longer true, and we're proving it.
It's possible to fund companies for $100,000 and find out rather quickly whether or not the idea they are pursuing has merit. Scientists now work much faster.
I think I have learnt more about business from fighting than anything else - from any book, from any, like - fighting is an incredible megastore for doing business.
I ended up going to do a matches program at the state for industrial design. And from there, I got hired at IDEO to joint their design team there - and basically, you are starting as an industrial designer to design products - and then kept asking the question, 'What else can design accomplish? What else can design do?'
I thought that biology and macro economies, especially, was fairly related between the systems level, and so I graduated the university with a degree in Genetic Engineering and Economies, and I moved to San Francisco to try out how to make money with just the ideas itself.
We're finding a third way for biologists to change the world. It's very hard to change the world when the only directions available in biology are academia and the pharmaceutical industry.