After learning about Snapchat Stories, I’ve become obsessed with Snapchat.
When Pep played this incredibly attractive and multifaceted football in Barcelona, a lot was written and said about Barca’s playing with the ball. But the real madness was counter-pressing. Most opponents never had the ball for longer than five seconds before they got smashed by this machine.
I never stop to think about my age really. I just listen to my body and it tells me if I can or can’t.
Having a start-up is all about being able to see what works and change your idea.
I have never made a secret of the fact I am excited about the coaching position at Bayern Munich and that I would be happy to take on this job if this unique opportunity should arise.
Being bold is being fearless and having an opinion about issues.
If you think about corporate legal work that’s done today, some part of it is art and then some of it is repeatable processes.
I didn’t know much about the East End and I didn’t go trudging round to research it – couldn’t be bothered with all that – but my grandmother was a cockney so I used her voice for Dot. I don’t think it sounded very real at the beginning.
Being a player, I am supposed to train and practice and only think about my game, what I have to develop and what weaknesses I have to take care of.
There’s something very satisfying about making anything with your hands.
You’ve always got to have something to say, haven’t you? For an interview. Something to talk about.
I stopped playing mixed doubles and there is no result in mixed doubles. I was world number six. People who are talking about me and my performance and questioning my career and my achievements, where is the next mixed doubles pair, please show it to me. I would like to know.
The hardest part about growing has been making sure we can support the community in the same ways that we were able to when TwitchTV was just starting out.
I’m absolutely pedantic about language; it must go back to my schools.
In fact, I am a bit apprehensive about biopics on sporting personalities in our country after seeing a few films. But my biopic is not going to be the same; it’s completely different.
I think when you start talking about selling a company or a company wants to buy you, then you start thinking about how much money you’re going to have. That’s insidious because it saps your will to continue.
I will say this about Thibs, he’s a tough coach if you don’t like to be coached or if you don’t like to play or do things the right way, then he’s tough.
When I realized I was having a baby boy, I wanted him to know that I’m there in his life: ‘Dad loves him. Dad’s always going to support him and be there for him.’ I don’t want him to have to worry about anything.
Nothing is better received by a founder than reading about someone being passionate for his or her project.
Like if you know one thing about Thibs, he loves those who want to work.
I usually have about 16 pills a day of various descriptions – I also have minerals from Salt Lake City and amino acids that get sent to me from Australia.
I was very different from other badminton players. I did not bring badminton home. I wouldn’t eat, sleep, drink badminton or talk about it to friends.
I just worry about every year trying to add something to my game, come back a better player.
Acting is a very strange thing. It isn’t about trying to feel, for me, it is about thinking.