MOORE’S FLAW

“We’ve been doubling sales every 18 months. However, when you start from zero it takes a long while.”

Wyse marketing director Stephen Yeo tutors the new math for the new economy, ZDNet UK, 13 November 2001

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PAST TENSE, FUTURE TENSER

“Most of the media … is positioning the merger with Compaq and the recent actions by Walter Hewlett and David Packard as a fight between the past and the future.”

H-P CEO Carly Fiorina, on how surprised she is to find that pissing off the founders’ heirs might seem like a story to some reporters, News.com, 15 November 2001