Jeff Bezos 1997 interview

Taped in June 1997, the founder of Amazon Jeff Bezos outlines his vision for his company’s music and books webstore model. Flash forward 21 years later, and the company is not only corroding the retail sector by selling everything online, it also owns everything from grocery stores, newspapers, its own web services, to who know’s […]

Becoming Amazon-proof

Amazon buffets the shores of brick and mortar retailers. No business is Amazon-proof. No business is sacred in the internet-era. We have to assume that everything we do today will at some point be replaced by something quicker, cheaper, and more personalized. Dumping the problems on tomorrow will get us rekt. How do we remain […]

‘Whatever diminishes constraint, diminishes strength’

“I shall go even further: my freedom will be so much the greater and more meaningful the more narrowly I limit my field of action and the more I surround myself with obstacles. Whatever diminishes constraint, diminishes strength. The more constraints one imposes, the more one frees one’s self of the chains that shackle the […]

‘Time is to clock as mind is to brain’ 🕰️

Time is to clock as mind is to brain. The clock or watch somehow contains the time. And yet time refuses to be bottled up like a genie stuffed in a lamp. Whether it flows as sand or turns on wheels within wheels, time escapes irretrievably, while we watch. Even when the bulbs of the […]

Craving wilderness/Out to Live

More ‘inspiration boost’ patches from the [easyazon_link keywords=”Asilda Store” locale=”US” tag=”wells01-20″]Asilda Store[/easyazon_link]. One of the main benefits of walking in nature is that trees inspire feelings of awe./ [easyazon_link identifier=”B01I4RSHP0″ locale=”US” tag=”wells01-20″]Craving Wilderness Embroidered Sew or Iron-on Patch[/easyazon_link] Disconnect and live a little./ [easyazon_link identifier=”B017GI0HJ2″ locale=”US” tag=”wells01-20″]Out to Live Glow in the Dark Outdoor Embroidered Sew […]