💎 Gems 💎
The family adopted a motto: “Live dangerously—carefully.
This is how civilizations decline. They quit taking risks.
The only rules are the ones dictated by the laws of physics. Everything else is a recommendation.
Musk had a resistance to regulations. He did not like to play by other people’s rules.
A pattern was set: try new ideas and be willing to blow things up.
Never ask your troops to do something you’re not willing to do.
I thought about the things that will truly affect humanity,” he says. “I came up with three: the internet, sustainable energy, and space travel.
When you’ve had success for too long, you lose the desire to take risks.