Nassim Taleb and the story of the turkey


Do you agree? If it ain’t shareable it ain’t sellable


Quote from Andres Mason’s resignation letter: “My biggest regrets are the moments that I let a lack of data override my intuition on what’s best for our customers“. Something to think about when your intuition starts to hit the alarmbells


There is nothing that training cannot do. Nothing is above its reach or below it.

It can turn bad morals to good, good morals to bad; it can destroy principles, it can recreate them; it can debase angels to men and lift men to angels.

And it can do any of these miracles in a year — even six months.- ”

As Regards Patriotism-Mark Twain


Quotes from famous people who got it all wrong

One example: You would make a ship sail against the winds and currents by lighting a bonfire under her deck…I have no time for such nonsense.” — Napoleon, commenting on Fulton’s Steamship


Inspirational quotes

  • “No matter how slow you go, you are still lapping everyone sitting on the couch”
  • “The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work”
  • “Somewhere in the world someone is training when you are not. When you race him he will win”
  • “The difference between try and triumph is just a little Umph!”
  • “Anything worth doing is worth doing right”
  • “The only workout you’ll ever regret is the one you didn’t do”


“A real decision is measured by the fact that you’ve taken a new action. If there’s no action, you haven’t truly decided.”
Tony Robbins

Sir Richard Branson: “A brand is more than a name or a logo – it is a promise and a contract with every customer with whom you are dealing and if people feel that the offering does not live up to what they expect from the brand, they will decide to stop buying.”