by Randall Munroe (Goodreads Author)
This civilization possesses the terrifying ability to accelerate their progress.
If cancer-level exponential growth is great for cancer itself, and bad for the host, both in the very short-term, is it always a loose-loose situation?
“When one person suffers from a delusion, it is called insanity. When many people suffer from a delusion it is called a Religion.”
“You’ve just described ‘technical debt’ that is not being paid down. It comes from taking shortcuts, which may make sense in the short-term. But like financial debt, the compounding interest costs grow over time. If an organization doesn’t pay down its technical debt, every calorie in the organization can be spent just paying interest, in the form of unplanned work.”
“Los emprendedores tienen que poseer un poco de humildad para reconocer sus debilidades o puntos ciegos y encontrar a quienes puedan llenarlos.”
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