Happiness = Reality - Expectation
Comparison is the thief of joy
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Experience does for soul what education does for your body.
The future is already here–it’s just not evenly distributed.
Do what Buddist do. Every morning, imagine a bird on your shoulder. Ask the bird: Am I going to die today?
It is harder to earn the first $100,000 than the next $5 million.
Don’t spend too long examining every rock. If it’s really a diamond you’ll know.
Use what talents you possess: the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best
Laplace on God: “I had no need of that hypothesis”
Lagrange’s reply to Laplace “Ah, it is a fine hypothesis; it explains many things.”
If we want users to like our software, we should design it to behave like a likable person.
Today’s right answer will be wrong tomorrow.
Complaining helps in raising awareness.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.
Sometimes interesting opportunities arrive dressed as a huge pain in the ass.
I don’t know the key to success. But I know the key to failure is to satisfy everyone.