If you can't make it big, make it red!
Your career is not a sprint. It's a marathon.
Jason Santa Maria
You can't hit them all out of the park.
All of my life, I had more fun saying yes than saying no.
We believe that it's important to make enemies.
Instead of focusing on the work, you focus on the entropy and the chaos and you get a byproduct.
Let's all bet on the dark horses a little bit more often.
Trust is the thing you need if you want to start something new.
The world we want to live in does not yet exist.
Most of [the time we spend] is chasing someone else's idea. And when I think about how I look at my work, it's important to me that I feel like I have my own perspective, and that I have someplace that I'm starting from that's mine—and that takes time.
Computers are useless, they only give you the right answer.
The best way to predict the future is to invent it.
It's a niche, and it's good to have a niche [...] and try to expand slowly.
It's about selling products but it's also about educating and learning and having fun.
We wanted to collaborate with the people who are in our lives.
No deudas = Libertad.
The strongest word in the English language is ‘no.’
Ask yourself, ‘Does this need to be said?’ Is what I'm thinking about saying really need to be said. Then ask yourself, ‘Does this really need to be said right now?’ And then, ‘Does this really need to be said right now by me?’
You should start projects because you feel like you are going to either explode, or vomit, or both. You’ve gotta have that kind of burning desire in your stomach to do it.
Find somebody who disagrees with you on everything. Go argue with them as often as you possibly can. Get scrappy. Blood will be drawn. That's how you have to think about it. What this does is it's going to help you define your ideas. When they're challenged you're going to be forced to shape them. You're going to be forced to bag them up.
We decided to found a business and got three advices: (1) Never found a company with more than three people (2) Never found a company with your friends (3) Spend all your time for the start-up. We ignored all that advice.
This is about business to business spending local and how that affects how your investment flies.
Katrina Scotto di Carlo
I don't know why we need a huge closet full of crappily made clothes.
How much are we willing to pay for convenience and low price when the currency in that exchange is our identity as a city?
This is the golden age of yes.