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Brokenness is Potential Energy

by Larry Chiang on June 17, 2019

By Larry Chiang
Have you ever been broken broken?

Larry Chiang @duck9 (@LarryChiang)
Being a broken baseball player let me rechannel that reservoir of energy into being an engineering major entrepreneur. 

#Chap11 is energy transmutation in “Think and Grow Rich” (my mentors’ #ch9 and #ch2)

Let’s define brokenness…

Paul Graham (@paulg)
Brokenness = potential energy. Anything badly broken is a dam holding back a lake of unrealized desires. A startup that can bore a hole through such a dam can liberate all that energy.

What happens when you fix being broken on a micro level as a 39 year old

Larry Chiang @duck9 (@LarryChiang)
“I just had a mild orgasm”

-Tom Brady.

Ep 2; season 1..[hes doing #chap11 think and grow rich and #ch7. It’s rechanneling sex energy into production” #tomHouse #ch5…

Brokenness can lead to innovation and getting over the hump of activation energy and momentum


Blogged from my personal iPhone XM (iPhone 990) number that Steve Jobs texted me on

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