Quotes, February 2015

"My main life lesson from investing: self-interest is the most powerful force on earth, and can get people to embrace and defend almost anything." -Jesse Livermore "Failure either ruins you, or turns you into the man you can become." -Tucker Max "In expert tennis, 80% of the points are won…

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Quotes, January 2015

"The only thing violent video games have ever done is make me sit in the same spot fourteen straight hours.” -Julius Sharpe "Behind almost every inconvenience is a new business waiting to be born.” -Alain de Botton "If something that seems like work to other people doesn't seem like work…

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Quotes, December 2014

"Seems like too many people, public and private sector, are making a living slicing the pie rather than baking it.” -Naval Ravikant “The task is not so much to see what no one has seen, but to think what nobody has yet thought, about that which everybody sees.” –Schrödinger…

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I have a wife and son, and it's pretty great

You may have read about my new company on LinkedIn last week. That's pretty cool, and I am proud of it...but it's not even close to the coolest thing I've been up to recently. The best thing I've been doing--at least for me personally--has been something I haven't talked…

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The Embarrassing Origin Of My New Start-up

I have a new start-up I'm working on. It began in a way that is pretty embarrassing to me, for multiple reasons, most of them pretty standard themes for my life. TL;DR summary: I was an arrogant idiot, a brilliant woman called me out on it, and the solution…

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