“If you find the creative or cultural model of your industry morally suspect, resist the moral bankruptcy of those who offer to teach you its secrets to get ahead. Look to its outside for...

individuals or enterprises you do admire as models, build mutual connections with those you find. The paradox is, to overturn these models, we must build entire networks of smaller enterprises willing to remain, to some extent, small. With goals bigger than wealth or power. Otherwise your path to “success” just sees yourself as heir ascendant to the same throne.” - David Rudnick