Quotable: too much focus?
“Some of the things (Gene) Roddenberry envisioned — the communicator, tablets and earpiece — I don’t think there was a proof of concept in the 1960s that they could be built. Either he had an amazing imagination or someone on the staff had unbelievable vision.”
“There are some tasks that we seem to do better on if we aren’t too focused on a solution. Too much focus can cause us to miss small or remote ideas.”
“The notion that the kid in Arkansas doesn’t need the same skills as some kid in New York doesn’t make much sense.”