"We will have to continue to improve our human intelligence system-something that was, unfortunately, lacking in the years which led up to September 11. This is going to be a continuing process of change."
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."John Sununu on Albert Einstein
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."John Sununu on Albert Einstein
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."John Sununu on Albert Einstein
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."John Sununu on Albert Einstein
"We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."John Sununu on Albert Einstein
"Politicians also have a love affair with the 'small business exemption.' Too much paperwork? Too heavy a burden? Not enough time? Just exempt small businesses from the rule. It sounds so pro-growth. Instead it's an admission that the costs of a regulation just can't be justified."
"The American formula for creating business is not to have the government create business."
"Not since the steam engine has any invention disrupted business models like the Internet. Whole industries including music distribution, yellow-pages directories, landline telephones, and fax machines have been radically reordered by the digital revolution."
"The Internet creates as well as destroys. Social networks, search advertising, and cloud computing are multibillion dollar industries that didn't exist 10 years ago. They are products of the same force that has rendered the Postal Service's core business obsolete."
"Energy and environmental regulation, transportation, and broadband policy all benefit when legislators have a basic grounding in the technical concepts behind business models, products, and innovation."