Paul Buchheit Quotes


Opportunity is all around us but we have beliefs and habits that block it.

Bitcoin may be the TCP/IP of money.

I like writing code. I like building product. I like making things that people like.

Only my phone number and email are private because I don't want random people calling me. But I like the ability to share everything.

Google is about information and computers and making things really fast. Facebook is about the sharing and connections. These missions give these companies direction and motivation.

Cultures that don't laugh at themselves are cults.

I look to see what things I enjoy doing and just try to figure out how to spend my time doing things that I enjoy.

Email is not going to disappear. Possibly ever. Until the robots kill us all.

Honestly I was pretty sure AltaVista was going to destroy Google

The intrinsic path to success is to focus on being the person that you are and put all of your energy and drive into being the best possible version of yourself.

Start out by making 100 users really happy rather than a lot more users only a little happy.

Consider spending less time talking and more time prototyping especially if you're not very good at talking.

If everything you do works then you're not taking many risks and probably aren't innovating either.