“There is nothing that drives a team forward like the fear of public failure, debt, and starvation. Leap off the cliff and start building the airplane on the way down—you might be surprised with what you can pull off.”

I love the thought and I definitely take too many risks in my life.  It is true that you produce the most when you’re back is against the wall.  But…

What happens to people who do not finish the airplane?  Pretty sure they regret jumping off the cliff.