Pip’s Favorite Quotes

These are a few of our favorite quotes.  They are separated into categories:

Quotes About Change
“… nothing is more difficult than to introduce a new order. Because the innovator has for enemies all those who have done well under the old conditions and lukewarm defenders in those who may do well under the new…”
Noccolo Machiavelli, 1532AD

Quotes About Tech Maturing
“It’s not coming back… And if you dare not agree with them, they say you just don’t get it. Get what? The industry is maturing. The valley will never be what it was.”
Larry  Ellison, CEO of Oracle as quoted in Barrons.

The Change Framework – User Experience
“A mobile phone needs a manual in the way that a teacup doesn’t…”

Douglas Adams… he didn’t mean a Smart Phone

Expanding Our Box
“For seven and a half million years, Deep Thought computed and calculated, and in the end announced that the answer was in fact Forty-two – and so another, even bigger, computer had to be built to find out what the actual question was…”
Douglas Adams, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe