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Vinod Khosla talk

January 8th, 2009 No comments

I recently listened to a talk given by Vinod Khosla from Khosla Ventures I was struck by how frankly he answered questions and by the depth of his knowledge on the subject matter.  Very impressive.

Then he said something that really struck a cord with me, mainly because I have a similar opinion and therefore it is always good to get some personal reinforcement:

Try and fail but never fail to try

This is very similar to my personal mantra

you cannot win the race if you are not in the race

Overall, if you ever get the opportunity to hear him talk I would highly recommend it.

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September 24th, 2008 No comments

man must cease attributing his problems to his environment,

and learn again to exercise his will and his personal responsibility

– albert schwitzer –

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March 28th, 2008 No comments

don’t let what you cannot do

interfere with what you can do

– john wooden –

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March 11th, 2008 No comments

a pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity;

an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty

– Sir Winston Churchill  –

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