“A lot of people think, if you do nothing, you will stay at zero. But the reality is, if you do nothing, you’ll be at a negative.” Ron Shaich, Founder and Chairman, Panera Bakery, 8 March 2011 in WSJ

  1. “Insanity:  doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results.”  Unknown
  2. “The history of the productive apparatus … is a history of revolutions.  … [It] incessantly revolutionizes the economic structure from within, incessantly destroying the old one, incessantly creating a new one.”  Joseph A Schumpeter on The Process of Creative Destruction (1942).
  3. “There’ll be time enough for counting, when the dealings done.”  Kenny Rogers
  4. “The great material continuum … is the force that binds the universe together”, Nog, Deep Space 9.
  5. Either get in the game, sit on the bench, or spectate.
  6. Progress is risky, but the alternative more so.