“If you must do something, do something useful. That often means not doing, removing, minimizing, cleaning up.”
From “Webwaste” by Gerry McGovern. This was a thought provoking read. Just because what we make is through a screen we typically don’t think about the impact that it might have outside of the electronic setting it’s in. Quantifying web pages weight in the amount of impact it’s having on the environment might be more valuable than in the space it’s taking up on a hard drive.
“Curiosity is the key to all four steps in doing great work: it will choose the field for you, get you to the frontier, cause you to notice the gaps in it, and drive you to explore them. The whole process is a kind of dance with curiosity.”