Italy is what happens when a country knows full well what its problems are but can’t summon the discipline and will to fix them.

Frank Bruni

Breaking Bad is The Godfather of television, and we’re going to be studying it for a long, long time.

Craig Mazin

Il più grande pericolo per noi non è che miriamo troppo in alto e non riusciamo a raggiungere il nostro obiettivo ma che miriamo troppo in basso e lo raggiungiamo.

Michelangelo Buonarroti

The greatest people are self-managing [...] Once they know what to do, they’re going to figure out how to do it. What they need is a common vision, and that’s what leadership is.

Steve Jobs

When you’re afraid of looking dumb, the one guarantee that comes from that is that you are about to look dumb.

Mike Monteiro

“Ma, bambino, perché la gente cerca di darci contro?”
“Vedi, mamma, è perché sono infelici. E la gente infelice ci ha voglia di sfasciare le cose.”
“Non ci sono persone felici?”
“Ce n’è tante che fanno finta di essere felici.”
“Perché si vergognano e hanno paura di confessare che non sono felici.”

Charles Bukowski

If you’re not sure if you’re gonna do it, you’re destined to fail.

Dan Benjamin

Those who can’t teach, teach gym and those who can’t teach gym, teach film.

David Fincher

People don’t buy what you do, they buy why you do it.

Simon Sinek

This is what design is. Design is culture, it’s understanding how people communicate, it’s understanding content, it’s all of it. It’s process, it’s research.

Leah Reich

Twitter rimane lo spauracchio di tutti i mezzi di comunicazione, il più spaventoso media, pronto all’imperituro ricordo in caso di gaffe.

Davide Coppo

People aren’t mean, they’re just polite liars.

Alicia Florrick

The time it takes to find the best of something is completely worth it. It’s better to have a few fantastic things designed for you than to have many untrustworthy things poorly designed to please everyone.

Dustin Curtis

Un giorno passato a leggere di come fare una cosa è un giorno passato a non farla.

Diego Petrucci

Nobody reads ads. People read what interests them. Sometimes it’s an ad.

Howard Gossage

Apple’s products say, “You can’t do that because we think it would suck.” Microsoft’s products say, “We’ll let you try to do anything on anything if you really want to, even if it sucks.”

Marco Arment

If, in our creative endeavors, we continually do work we are proud of, then that my friends is also success. We don’t make to get rich, we make to make. We build for the sake of building, create for the sake of creating. We do it because we have to.

Shawn Blanc

Whether we’re filmmakers, designers, product managers, photographers, software engineers, or something much different, we should try to be aware of and cultivate most of the skills required to finish any project.

Daniel Zarick

Here’s a metric that can help you determine if you’re on track for reaching your goals: are you spending your time, money, and attention differently than most people?

Shawn Blanc

I think that a great thing about comedy is taking people to places that they have fear and foreboding and making them laugh at that place, and you help them.

Louis C.K.