i must’ve seen a thousand faces

sxsw interactive is over now. it was awesome and exhausting, like these things always are. just quickly, here are a handful of quotes i heard during the past week.

slow and steady wins the race.
crashing and dead equals dead.
-bookis
i like to make new mistakes, not repeat the mistakes my peers have made.
-Dylan Schiemann
working at google seemed less like an interesting opportunity ...and more of a clusterfuck. -Joshua Schachte
you know what you like; there's nothing wrong with that.
-me
you hear 37 signals talk about small teams. well, it doesn't get smaller than an husband and wife in a bedroom.
-mena trott
do our assumptions match your research?
-the design fab five
research?
-craig newmark

these are all the best that i could write them down after hearing them in the panel. so we'll call these paraphrases, but they are pretty damn close.