23 Best Quotes From Seth Godin at ICON14

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Seth Godin gave a killer presentation at ICON14 on failure, innovation and standing out. Here are the best quotes from his talk:

  1. Leaping with danger is the only jump that matters .
  2. Jump off the cliff and grow wings on the way down.
  3. The voice that says don’t you dare fly too close to the sun is WRONG.
  4. If failure is not an option, then neither is success.
  5. If you want to succeed, throw yourself off a cliff and grow wings on the way down!  — Seth Godin via Kurt Vonnegut
  6. There’s a big difference between being ready, & being prepared. You better be prepared, you will NEVER be ready!
  7. The guy that invented the ship, also invented the shipwreck.
  8. If you are not willing to go to an edge and confront failure, people will not pay attention to you.
  9. Competence is no longer a scarce commodity.
  10. The connection economy is fueling the success of all of you.
  11. Tribes are groups of the weird. They are groups of people who want to be a part of each other.
  12. The value of any network goes up when more people use the network.
  13. We have branded ourselves to death.
  14. It’s always too soon.
  15. A culture that doesn’t allow people to fail won’t be successful or innovative or around for too long!
  16. Don’t be a sheep, always ask how you can do more, get more, be more.
  17. As an entrepreneur, leaping with danger is the only leap that matters.”
  18. Don’t strive to be heard when you’re here. Work to be missed when you’re not.
  19. Figuring out what the tribe wants, needs, and desires are the opportunity.
  20. You don’t have a job. You don’t have a business. You have a platform. A platform to make your art.
  21. If people aren’t talking about the work you’re doing, you need to make better art.
  22. Are you willing to matter?
  23. Take bigger risks that connect other people.

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