My Inspiration

When I need some inspiration to go and try something really cool, I think of these two videos, the Google X Moonshot video, which reminds me that anything is possible:

and ASMALLWORLD’s “We are ASMALLWORLD”, which inspires me not to lead an unremarkable life:

and I try to keep these quotes in mind day-to-day:

The measure of a man’s real character is not what he would do whilst people were looking but what he would do if he knew they were not.  ~Based on a quote from Thomas Babington Macaulay

Be yourself; everyone else is already taken. ~Oscar Wilde

So if you want to change the world, start of by making your bed. ~Admiral William H. McRaven

A developed country is not a place where the poor have cars. It’s where the rich use public transportation. ~Gustavo Petro

I’m the only person I know that’s lost a quarter of a billion dollars in one year…. It’s very character-building.  ~Steve Jobs, Apple Confidential 2.0

Everybody comes to a point in their life when they want to quit, but it’s what you do at that moment that determines who you are.  ~David Goggins

Don’t feel entitled to anything you didn’t sweat and struggle for. ~Marian Wright Edelman

In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.  ~Robert Frost

A lot of times, people don’t know what they want until you show it to them.  ~Steve Jobs, BusinessWeek, May 1998

I think if you do something and it turns out pretty good, then you should go do something else wonderful, not dwell on it for too long. Just figure out what’s next.  ~Steve Jobs, NBC Nightly News, May 2006