An updated index of entries in the Notes on Quotes interview series.
“So what quote are we chatting about today?”
Each entry in the series includes a print article based on the interview and a podcast episode. Listen to the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, YouTube, and other platforms. Subscribe to the newsletter for once-weekly updates.
This list will be updated as new articles and episodes are released.
All entries (from newest to oldest)
#17: Prosecutor and Candidate Rich Finneran
Rich Finneran is a former federal prosecutor based in St. Louis who is running for Attorney General in Missouri.
#16: Elegance Expert Devoreaux Walton
Devoreaux Walton teaches elegance and poise on her YouTube channel, The Modern Lady.
#15: Anxiety Expert Kathleen Smith
Dr. Kathleen Smith is a licensed therapist and author of the book EVERYTHING ISN’T TERRIBLE.
#14: Svend Brinkmann, Author of Stand Firm
Svend Brinkmann was living a quiet life as a professor of psychology in Denmark when one of his books became a surprise…
#13: Thom Wall, Professional Juggler & Cirque du Soleil Alum, Shares a Quote
Thom Wall is a professional juggler and variety entertainer who toured with Cirque du Soleis for five years.
#12: Wine Expert Elizabeth Schneider Shares a Quote
The sommelier, author, and host of the “Wine for Normal People” podcast quoted Einstein for the “Notes on Quotes”…
#11: “Emoji King” Jeremy Burge Shares a Quote
Jeremy Burge is the Founder and Chief Emoji Officer of Emojipedia, the online encyclopedia of emojis.
#10: The Big Disruption Author Jessica Powell Shares a Quote
The ex-Google executive chose a Carl Sagan quote to explain Silicon Valley.
#9: Wikipedia’s Top Editor Steven Pruitt Shares his Motivational Quote
Steven Pruitt is the most prolific contributor to the English language version of Wikipedia with more than 3 million…
#8: Ari Ezra Waldman Shares a “Dangerous” Quote
Waldman is a law professor and privacy advocate who is currently the Microsoft Visiting Professor of Information…
#7: Philosopher Barry Lam Shares a Quote
Welcome to Notes on Quotes, an interview series I which Stephen Harrison chats with interesting people about a quote…
#6: International Performer Eliotte Nicole Shares a Quote
Eliotte Nicole is a singer, dancer, and choreographer who has performed for seven years as a vocalist in Taylor Swift’s…
#5: Mr. Money Mustache Shares a Quote
Pete Adeney is a popular financial independence guru and the author of the Mr. Money Mustache blog, a leading voice in…
#4: Public Radio Host Krys Boyd Shares a Quote
Krys Boyd hosts the public radio show Think. She shared her favorite quote about persistence.
#3: David Epstein, New York Times Bestselling Author of Range, Shares a Quote
David Epstein is the author of two bestselling books: The Sports Gene and Range.
#2: Former Presidential Climate Adviser Bina Venkataraman Shares a Quote
Venkataraman was Senior Adviser for Climate Change Innovation in the Obama White House.
#1: Postmodern Jukebox Founder Scott Bradlee Shares a Quote
Bradlee founded Postmodern Jukebox, which has amassed 1.2 billion YouTube views and has over 4 million subscribers.
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