Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
When you realize the value of all life, you dwell less on what is past and concentrate more on the preservation of the future
I think Tumblr is one of the most exciting sources of social data that is just now being tapped and its value is just now being realized. The level of interest and amount of adoption of the data is really exciting.
When we place more value
on what other people think of us
than on what we think of ourselves,
it’s a formula for misery.
You’re not good at relationships
because you don’t value them.
- Roger Sterling,
Life is short.
Too short to waste
a single second with anyone
who doesn’t appreciate
and value you.
On how important social media has become, Karp shared that the bulk of traffic that Tumblr sees comes from Twitter and Facebook. Not Google. This isn’t surprising, but speaks volumes about the real-time value of Tumblr. While most blogs rely on Google for the bulk of its traffic, Tumblr has carved itself a niche that is a hybrid between real-time and static content. Basically, the company has built the best of both worlds.
Most of the talk about the future of television still validates the hegemony of the television itself. Think about it: we put devices in our home to receive transmissions that entertain. Our entertainment is subservient to the value of our attention for advertisers. Television has gotten more “interactive” but honestly, it is a joke.
A friend should be one in
whose understanding and virtue
we can equally confide,
and whose opinion
we can value at once for its
justness and its