There's always resurrection after tragedy.
I'm really trying to force myself to fail this year.
By saying no to some things, you're able to say yes to other things.
Jason Santa Maria
Not all preparation is good preparation.
Games work. People get involved with them and they start playing.
We need to be pushing against the status quo, the thing that ignites, changes people's minds.
You can get away with anything as long as you're not boring.
The function has to be the brand. If it works well, it has to be branded at the same time.
A restaurant should create a story, and not just a dining experience.
I am first and foremost a journalist. What I like about having my own radio show is that I get to follow my own curiosity.
You cannot understand good design if you do not understand people; design is made for people.
I see collaboration as a really important tool. It's really at the center of bringing together arts and technology.
At the end of the day, it starts with making sure that you're solving the right business challenge.
Create an environment where it's not only safe to fail, but required to fail.
You don't have to be some high grossing public figure or a celebrity to make a change in the immediate world around you.
You can't learn from your mistakes. If you fuck up, it never happened.
You have to create a movement and you have to invite and inspire others to join that movement.
For everything you do, you can design all you want, but if you don't have a market, no one will buy it.
Does this need to be said?
Apply your skills to pay the bills.
A thousand dollars has a limit to what you can buy, but it has no limit of what it can lead to.
You shouldn't have to ask permission to create something effectively new.
I think if a business doesn't have a higher purpose than making money, it doesn't really have a right to be a business.
It's up to us what we build.
I actually believe that design can change the world.