Deadlines are dead!
Groundhog Day, the movie with Bill Murray from Columbia Pictures, 1993

Deadlines are dead!

Milestones have the unfortunate tendency to be written in stone. If you want to be agile, running a project full of hard dates may be counterproductive.

Squads must conquer their independence
If you have several kids, better to have several toys

Squads must conquer their independence

When you have to run agile at scale, interdependencies between squads could slow down the pace. The solution is independence.

An MVP must be an ugly baby
Newborn are not full featured, just like MVP

An MVP must be an ugly baby

Lots of companies want to be agile but it is quite usual to misuse the concept of Minimum Viable Product.