Remember to be Open and Active. Open means you need to widen your research direction, be open to another area. Active means enthusiasticly seeking opportunities to work with other people. You will benefit a lot from these two characteristics one day.
– Prof. W

During the Ph.D. study, you are paid to be an innovator. All you need to do is to innovate, to present others something they’ve never seen.
– Prof. W

Two Principles of Deadlines:

  1. All deadlines converge on the same day—Deadline Day.
  2. Every day is Deadline Day.
    -- Bryan Ford, Yale University & EPFL