[…] I’ve come to think, that so many people don’t have hobbies: We’re afraid of being bad at them. Or rather, we are intimidated by the expectation — itself a hallmark of our intensely public, performative age — that we must actually be skilled at what we do in our free time. […] When your identity … Continue reading “Quote #6 – In Praise of Mediocrity”
“At Sequoia, they talk about finding customers who “have their hair on fire”. As a founder, I never took the time to really understand what that meant and I thought it was just an investor marketing saying. Now, when I talk to founders I extend the metaphor to illustrate it more clearly. If your friend … Continue reading “Quote #4 – The Real Product Market Fit”
“I remember when I was at the monastery, day 1, they give me some dishes to wash. and then they brought in about five hundred dishes from this convention they had and I said, man, how am I gonna do all five hundred dishes and one of the monks said to me like there are … Continue reading “Quote #2”
“Perdi o tempo e o latim, mas não importa, pois tudo passa, e unidos vamos para o fim e a mesma merda!” O Rocambole, Davi Arrigucci Jr.