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Walter O'Brien

Irish,  Businessman
Total Quotes : 26
New Try Bureaucracy

Bureaucracy kills people's ability to try new ideas.

- Walter O'Brien

High Like Pessimistic

High IQ individuals don't like surprises and are pessimistic, because it's logical.

- Walter O'Brien

Get Funerals Irishman

I'm a typical Irishman in that I only get home for weddings and funerals.

- Walter O'Brien

Flying Hacking How

Flying down a tunnel of 1s and 0s is not how hacking is really done.

- Walter O'Brien

Thought Hacking Involves

Hacking involves a different way of looking at problems that no one's thought of.

- Walter O'Brien

Mistakes Some AI

Humans have 3 percent human error, and a lot of companies can't afford to be wrong 3 percent of the time anymore, so we close that 3 percent gap with some of the technologies. The AI we've developed doesn't make mistakes.

- Walter O'Brien

My Life Average Very

I've only twice in my life come across someone with both high IQ and high EQ naturally; and that was because their parents were super high EQ, and the parents just EQ'd the hell out of them. They're inevitably very successful because now you've got someone who's sharper than the average person and well-rounded, too.

- Walter O'Brien

Remember Proud Next

I'm proud to be part of the fabric that inspires the next generations to remain curious and remember that 'smart is cool.'

- Walter O'Brien

Big Other Smaller

As a youth, I and most of the other smarter kids in school got picked on by bullies. I was a big guy - even at a young age - and would take the beatings for my friends, who were often smaller and scrawnier.

- Walter O'Brien

Business Which Consulting

I started the business as a computer consulting business, which, coupled to my nickname, Scorpion, formed the full name Scorpion Computer Services.

- Walter O'Brien

Lead By Example Angeles

City of Los Angeles is my home, and it is my duty to lead by example, contribute all that I can, and help make the world a better place with the tools and resources available to me.

- Walter O'Brien

Positive Read Occasional

I invite people to read the hundreds of positive articles instead of getting affected by the occasional outburst from a troll.

- Walter O'Brien

Me Measured Things

Having one of the highest IQs ever measured is as much a curse as it is a blessing. My parents were great, though: they were always seeking the most difficult presents possible for me - Rubik's cubes and things like that.

- Walter O'Brien

Scorpions Became Relates

It's common in rural Ireland to pick up a nickname that relates to an animal, bird, or a spider. Mine became 'scorpion' because I fought back, and scorpions are docile creatures until pushed too far.

- Walter O'Brien

Back IQ Normal

If you look at any normal organization, the CEO is the person with the highest E.Q. The person with the highest IQ is often in the back room running the financials or the operations. That's topsy turvy.

- Walter O'Brien

Gradually Capabilities

My left brain has gradually 'eaten' the right-brain capabilities away.

- Walter O'Brien

Chemistry Biology Going

There are kids going into chemistry and biology because of 'CSI.'

- Walter O'Brien

Magic Something Your

You have a core competency, something you're better at than I'll ever be, and that's your magic - your pixie dust.

- Walter O'Brien

Why Been Allow

Most managers are just trying to survive. That's why a lot of smarter guys have been let go from Fortune 500 companies: because they came up with new ideas that no one would allow them to try.

- Walter O'Brien

Hacking Adrenaline Coding

Problem-solving, inventing, hacking and coding is more of an adrenaline rush of endorphins rather than a feeling.

- Walter O'Brien