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Paul Allen

American,  Businessman
Total Quotes : 23
Always Some Frontiers

As a species, we've always been discoverers and adventurers, and space and the deep ocean are some of the last frontiers.

- Paul Allen

Thought Everybody Held

I grew up around books. When I first held the book and it was a substantive, tangible thing, and I thought of all the work that went into it, not just my work but everybody else's and the research and so forth, there's a sense of really have done something worthwhile.

- Paul Allen

Always Notorious Same Time

Technology is notorious for engrossing people so much that they don't always focus on balance and enjoy life at the same time.

- Paul Allen

Low Private Very

I'm a very private person that prefers a low profile.

- Paul Allen

Creating New Projects

I enjoy creating new ideas, working on new creative projects.

- Paul Allen

Some Other Very

I am very excited to be supporting one of the world's most visionary efforts to seek basic answers to some of the fundamental question about our universe and what other civilisations may exist elsewhere.

- Paul Allen

Explore Always Going

In the first eight or so years at Microsoft, we were always chained to our terminals, and after I got sick the first time, I decided that I was going to be more adventurous and explore more of the world.

- Paul Allen

Over Lives Arrival

In my own work, I've tried to anticipate what's coming over the horizon, to hasten its arrival, and to apply it to people's lives in a meaningful way.

- Paul Allen

Father Taste Been

Traditionally, Seattle has been a great sports town and great football town. What the Huskies have achieved over the years has been pretty amazing. That's how I got my first taste of football - when I went with my father to Husky Stadium.

- Paul Allen

Give Maybe Here

The best museums and museum exhibits about science or technology give you the feeling that, hey, this is interesting, but maybe I could do something here, too.

- Paul Allen

Been Projects Area

With documentary-film projects, you hope you highlight an area of concern people haven't thought about before. A lot of times, I'm asking myself - 'This seems to be a significant problem. What can be done that hasn't been done?'

- Paul Allen

Think I Think Brought

In global warming, I think everyone is scratching their heads - are there technological things that can be brought to bear that can make a difference?

- Paul Allen

Love More Owner

Once you become an owner of a team, you get so much more into the sport and you can't help it. So I really love NFL football now to the degree of following it much more than I did previously.

- Paul Allen

Shy About Sign

While I sign off on trades or free agents, I've rarely overruled my basketball people's decisions. But I'm not shy about steering the discussion or pushing deeper if something doesn't make sense to me.

- Paul Allen

Question Need Our

What should exist? To me, that's the most exciting question imaginable. What do we need that we don't have? How can we realize our potential?

- Paul Allen

Forward Move Helping

The possible is constantly being redefined, and I care deeply about helping humanity move forward.

- Paul Allen

Listening Maybe Other

That would be such a life-changing thing, for us all to know that there are other beings out there who we could potentially communicate with, or maybe we are listening to a signal that they transmitted hundreds of millennia ago.

- Paul Allen

Some Knock Another

In the computer industry, you've got an interdisciplinary team of people who can come together, attack the problem, and work in a collaborative style. You knock down one problem after another, cobble things together, and then hopefully turn the crank at some point.

- Paul Allen

Enjoy Better Place More

You look at things you enjoy in your life, but much more important is what you can do to make the world a better place.

- Paul Allen

Goal Doing Need

When it comes to helping out, I don't believe in doing it for the media attention. My goal is to support the organizations that need help.

- Paul Allen