"Don’t for the love of heaven let anybody rush you into anything."
"To be in the middle by consensus is to be mediocre, verifiably extra-ordinary; to be in the middle by polarization is to be exceptional, truly extraordinary."
"Every morning in Africa, a gazelle wakes up, it knows it must outrun the fastest lion or it will be killed. Every morning in Africa, a lion wakes up. It knows it must run faster than the slowest gazelle or it will starve. It doesn’t matter whether you’re the lion or a gazelle —when the sun comes up, you’d better be running."
"Some people get rich studying artificial intelligence. Me, I make money studying natural stupidity."
— Carl Icahn
"A woman sitting by herself is not waiting for you."