That’s what ya get when ya misuse what I invent
Your empire falls and ya lose every cent
For tryin to blow up a scrub
Now that thought was just as bright as a 20-watt light bulb***
Wu-Tang Clan ♦ Protect Ya Neck
Takeaway #198: Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, but makes lousy business in the age of innovation. Copycat status and second mover advantage cannot build bank. Get your own style, that’s the right-bright idea.