I’m sorry, I can’t come out tonight. I have to go home and vacuum my duck.

I’m sorry, I can’t come out tonight. I have to go home and vacuum my duck.

If you formulate a step-by-step strategy that is sure to knock their socks off, you will run into trouble when they come into the negotiation wearing sandals.
Getting to Yes

Like a record, baby.

The problem, often not discovered until late in life, is that when you look for things like love, meaning, motivation, it implies they are sitting behind a tree or under a rock. The most successful people recognize, that in life they create their own love, they manufacture their own meaning, they generate their own motivation.
Neil deGrasse Tyson

If we scaled 1 CPU cycle to 1 second, how long does everything else take? 

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