“Yahoo says, ‘Where is the mountain? Let’s climb it,”‘ Sullivan said. “Google says, ‘Maybe we want to go up the mountain, and maybe we want to go surfing.”‘
– Search Engine Meister Danny Sullivan, quoted by Saul Hansell in this New York Times article
IMHO, there’s something to be said about both approaches and attitudes. And personally, I know a mix of hardworking and fun-loving people at both companies.
How’s that for non-commital? 😀