I don't think this post is worthy of Hacker News, so I haven't voted for it.
The quote is great and relevant right now, with the last acomplishment of Elon Musk and his crew that is extraordinarily remarkable.
And I think that the determination line of thought is very appreciated here in HN and consistent with your own work.
Thanks for sharing.
Again, no diss intended! Sorry!)
Also, people write whatever the hell they want on their own site. That's the point. They can't stop people from submitting links here, wanted or not.
In theory, if enough people don't like it, it'll be flagged off.
Which just says, vaguely, that he's a neuroscience student who "put his degree on hold". Anybody know who this guy is, and why his opinion is this important to HN and 35,000 Twitter followers? Honestly, I'm just curious. Is this guy some kind of valley culture icon? I've noticed the same trend of all of his posts hitting the front page of HN.
[Since you're in this thread, now: Dustin, a quick "who I am" page which isn't a million pixels wide and describes more about yourself and your goals would go a long way toward credibility. Unless you're a pseudonym, and I respect that (look at my username), but your about page leads me to believe otherwise.]
A future built by Musk, quite frankly, sounds awesome.
Being interested in an industry, starting a company, and thinking that you can then learn about it is a fools game.