Chasing The Dragon
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January 29, 2009
“I'm driven, competitive, and
ambitious. I'd sell my own mom if it
meant I could move ahead...well,
maybe not sell her. But, if we were
in a car race, I'd totally put her into
-My Facebook Profile
“I think there is a world market for
maybe ﬁve computers.”
-Thomas Watson, Chairman of IBM in 1943
Television won't last because people
will soon get tired of staring at a
plywood box every night.
-Darryl Zanuck, movie producer,
20th Century Fox, 1946.
We don't like their sound, and
guitar music is on the way out.
-Decca Records when they
rejected The Beatles, 1962.
It will be years - not in my time - before
a woman will become Prime Minister.
-Margaret Thatcher, future Prime Minister,
October 26th, 1969.
quot;The iPhone is nothing more than a
luxury bauble that will appeal to a
few gadget freaks.quot;
-Matthew Lynn, in Bloomberg after
the Apple announcement