Paul Buchheit

Occupation: Programmer

Quotes of Paul Buchheit

Paul Buchheit

Start out by making 100 users really happy, rather than a lot more users only a little happy.

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Paul Buchheit

If everything you do works, then you're not taking many risks and probably aren't innovating either.

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Paul Buchheit

Consider spending less time talking, and more time prototyping, especially if you're not very good at talking.

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Paul Buchheit

Until we let go of our mental images of who we are or who we should be, our vision remains clouded by expectation. But when we let go of everything, open ourselves to any truth, and see the world without...

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Paul Buchheit

Cultures that don't laugh at themselves are cults.

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Paul Buchheit

Many people with jobs have a fantasy about all the amazing things they would do if they didn't need to work. In reality, if they had the drive and commitment to do actually do those things, they wouldn't...

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Paul Buchheit

Email is not going to disappear. Possibly ever. Until the robots kill us all.

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Paul Buchheit

Bitcoin may be the TCP/IP of money.

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Paul Buchheit

Pick three key attributes or features, get those things very, very right, and then forget about everything else… By focusing on only a few core features in the first version, you are forced to find the...

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Paul Buchheit

Part of the excitement was just seeing how the world would respond. I kind of like uncertainty to some extent, because it's a little bit of suspense and excitement and adventure, almost, right? And you...

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Paul Buchheit

Honestly, I was pretty sure AltaVista was going to destroy Google

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Paul Buchheit

Opportunity is all around us, but we have beliefs and habits that block it.

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― Dr. Seuss