The problem with most smart people is that they are too dumb to distinguish necessity from luxury, that's why despite having the resources to deal with real problems that cause misery to humanity, they keep wasting those resources on pompous dreams. And you can have first-hand experience with such stupidity if you visit any CES event. Whether it is smart toilet or smart underwear, there is no end to intellectual, wealthy and pompous stupidity. Silicon Valley is no longer the valley of innovators who solve problems, it has turned into the valley of resourceful stupidity. They are a bunch of people wasting resources on creating products that do nothing more than fuel the predominant neurosis of consumerism.
And they came to be included in a culture and community that placed the computer science engineer at the highest level of social status.
China should be another United States from an economic standpoint. Beijing should be another Silicon Valley.
Two-thirds or three-quarters of the CEOs in Silicon Valley are from South Asia or from Asia.
I don't program, so I don't belong in Silicon Valley. If I did belong in Silicon Valley, I'd be there creating a revolutionary compression algorithm for billions of dollars.
Unfortunately, a lot of Silicon Valley venture capitalists are disconnected from African Americans, Latinos, and other people of color.
I love everyone on 'Silicon Valley.'
For all the billions of dollars created here, Silicon Valley is remarkably stingy when it comes to giving.