If you're perfectly qualified to do something, you've already outgrown it
Charlatans want you to be impressed. Real thinkers want you to understand.
Bet on those willing to go backward to go forward, not those who insist on only going forward to go forward
Potential is when you can accelerate faster than your environment can
Sometimes you just need motivation, but most of the time you need consequences
Measure experience in exposure to shocks rather than years