“Every child is an artist. the problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up”

– Pablo Picasso

“Leap and the net will appear”

- Julia Cameron, author of The Artist’s Way

“We can’t win the hearts and minds of a generation with efficiency”

- Bill Ford, great grandson of Henry Ford, on industrial scale

“To defeat a network, we had become a network. We became a team of teams.”

- General Stanley McChrystal on the internal transformation the US Military made to defeat a connected network of terror cells

“We were an outstanding 20th century organisation but that was of little use in the 21st century”

- General Stan McChrystal on his realisation that the US Military, built for efficiency at scale, was losing to terror cells built on decentralised connection

“Efficiency, once the sole icon on the hill, must make room for adaptability”

- General Stanley McChrystal

“Thinking in first principles protects you from following a herd right off a cliff, just because there’s a trend.”

- Elon Musk