Quick Quotes Weekly | The New Game Edition

Every day, I steal (I mean share… yeah! Share!) my favorite quotes from my weekly reading over at SmarterThanIAm.com. To spice things up, I plan to share my five favorites here each week, all year long! Be sure to click the links and read the full posts, these are smart people saying really smart things.


Play a new game, not the older game but faster.

Seth Godin


You can’t learn Adventure, you can only muster the courage to seek it out.

AJ Leon <— Click To Read More Smart Stuff!


The authorities are not the folks necessarily inventing stuff, but the folks who can take stuff that you have, that we all have, and transform it into something useful and valuable.

Christopher S. Penn <— Click To Read More Smart Stuff!


I’m fully aware that finishing has no bearing on quality. But before you can even get to the quality conversation, you have to get to the end.

Aaron Mahnke <— Click To Read More Smart Stuff!


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2 Responses to Quick Quotes Weekly | The New Game Edition

  1. Like so many of your great posts, Michael, this one seems to be about thinking about what one is doing.  With awareness comes choice, and the ability to shape the outcome of one’s actions.  Sounds simple, in pronciple— but we all know how how challenging that can be, in practice.  Habits are hard to break, and latent assumptions can lurk beneath the level of our consciousness.  Playing a “different” game requires first undrstanding the game that we’re currently playing, and only then can we apply the creativity needed to truly change the game.  Once we do that, though, wunnerful things can happen…

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