Fear is the mind-killer.
Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration.
I will face my fear.
I will permit it to pass over me and through me.
And when it has gone past I will turn the inner eye to see its path.
Where the fear has gone there will be nothing.
Only I will remain.
Although I never needed any convincing from external forces, in order to take up open source software over propietary… Reading Eric Raymond’s essay added more meat to my grey matter with regards to the foundations of the opensource movement…
Spent the night and early morning reading… hence this morning I am totally whacked… this book by Robert P. Miles on the longest serving CEO in US history (37+ years) was what kept me up… it was a quick read.
Here’s an interesting quiz from Fortune magazine… advice from the successful… quite interesting… my favorite was about the naysayers who do nothing but sit on the sidelines and criticize those who are busy trying…
Take the quiz here