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Sep 1
bluepantsdesign:

Ways of testing

bluepantsdesign:

Ways of testing

Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you.

- Carl Sandburg

(Source: linkedin.com)

Wonderful ideas + energy this AM. Never underestimate the power of small gardens cultivated. Every farm was once small seeds watered well. at Capital One 360 Cafe - Back Bay – View on Path.

Wonderful ideas + energy this AM. Never underestimate the power of small gardens cultivated. Every farm was once small seeds watered well. at Capital One 360 Cafe - Back Bay – View on Path.

Doubt is a virus that attacks our self-esteem, productivity and confidence. Faith that you and your life are perfectly unfolding is the strongest vaccine.

- Sean Stephenson

Jul 3

In the dreams that we have of ourselves, we’re not working for somebody else…we would all rather be working for ourselves, we would all rather be risking and succeeding.

- Edward Norton Edward Norton: We Would All Rather Be Working For Ourselves

Don’t ask yourself what the world needs; ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.

- Howard Thurman

The Problem With Profitless Start-ups -- NYMag

Are VC-backed #profit less #startups the new Wal-Mart slash & burn? Seems like a zero sum game that merely kills competition to monopolize a sector. Thoughts?

Harvard academic Robert Putnam on the death of the American Dream

Apr 8
"Think about how you can create something in your work, in your life. Remember, nothing is done. Nothing is final and complete. You’ve done important and significant things in the past and you can do more…" 

Earl Nightingale

"Think about how you can create something in your work, in your life. Remember, nothing is done. Nothing is final and complete. You’ve done important and significant things in the past and you can do more…"

Earl Nightingale

Mar 1

“[We] all need more than anything else to know human nature, to know the needs of the human soul; and they will find this nature and these needs set forth as nowhere else by the great imaginative writers, whether of prose or of poetry.” Theodore Roosevelt

- Teddy Roosevelt’s 10 Rules For Reading

Hands down best #ski peak on northeast. I am converted. Amazing. with Dan and Tim at Jay Peak Resort – View on Path.

Hands down best #ski peak on northeast. I am converted. Amazing. with Dan and Tim at Jay Peak Resort – View on Path.

New snow. Fresh air. Green trees. Sometimes the small hills surprise. at Ragged Mountain Ski Area – View on Path.

New snow. Fresh air. Green trees. Sometimes the small hills surprise. at Ragged Mountain Ski Area – View on Path.

One thing I love about photography is its iterative nature. First experiments in night shots around Boston. 

You know, the oddest thing about what’s happening right now is that we’ve stopped living our lives and we’re just recording them.

- George Clooney, recalling what he told President Obama during a fundraiser in which no one wanted to shake their hands, they just wanted to take their picture. (via parislemon)