Sunday, 15 February 2015

Linkage

This interview (long) with famous and much-parodied game developer Peter Molyneux has a brilliant one-liner on the nature of entrepreneurship:

RPS: My first question wasn’t, ‘Are you a Machiavellian and spiteful liar’, it was ‘Are you a pathological liar?’ It was, do you say stuff that isn’t true without meaning to?
Peter Molyneux: Like anybody that is in the business of creating something that doesn’t exist, I say things that I believe is true, that very often don’t come true and sometimes do come true.
A little-known Armenian physicist discovered a new, easier way of doing calculus, which can be taught to children.