„A culture truly changes only when a new way of operating has been shown to succeed over some minimum period of time.“

—  John P. Kotter, Step 8, p. 176
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„The path to truly new, never-been-done-before things always has failure along the way … It’s supposed to be hard.“

—  Regina E. Dugan American businesswoman, inventor, and technology developer 1963
Context: The path to truly new, never-been-done-before things always has failure along the way … It’s supposed to be hard. … Solving the problem must matter. It must instill a sense of urgency … And that urgency cannot be created in the abstract; it has to be real to inspire greater genius. As quoted in "The CNN 10 : Thinkers" (2013) http://www.cnn.com/interactive/2013/10/tech/cnn10-thinkers/

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„A free culture has been our past, but it will only be our future if we change the path we are on right now.“

—  Lawrence Lessig American academic, political activist. 1961
Context: A free culture has been our past, but it will only be our future if we change the path we are on right now. Like Stallman's arguments for free software, an argument for free culture stumbles on a confusion that is hard to avoid, and even harder to understand. A free culture is not a culture without property; it is not a culture in which artists don't get paid. A culture without property, or in which creators can't get paid, is anarchy, not freedom. Anarchy is not what I advance here. Instead, the free culture that I defend in this book is a balance between anarchy and control. A free culture, like a free market, is filled with property. It is filled with rules of property and contract that get enforced by the state. But just as a free market is perverted if its property becomes feudal, so too can a free culture be queered by extremism in the property rights that define it. That is what I fear about our culture today. It is against that extremism that this book is written.

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„The tablet market has only succeeded as a niche market over the years and it was hoped Apple would dream up some new paradigm to change all that. From what I've seen and heard, this won't be it.“

—  John C. Dvorak US journalist and radio broadcaster 1952
"Hello, giant iPod Touch" in MarketWatch (29 January 2010) http://www.marketwatch.com/story/apples-ipad-is-far-from-revolutionary-2010-01-29

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„There is only one tactical principle which is not subject to change. It is to use the means at hand to inflict the maximum amount of wound, death, and destruction on the enemy in the minimum amount of time.“

—  George S. Patton United States Army general 1885 - 1945
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