Every idea that moves the world forward seemed crazy the day before it became genius.
At some point in everyone’s life, they’re really bad with money.
Making money is easier than most people think—knowing why and what for, and not being driven in the wrong direction to get it? Much harder.
Today I’m going to go down my path.
If you keep doing things the way you’ve always been doing them, then your results will always be the same. You have to shake things up.
Crad Kilodney wrote me that he’s having very bad luck selling World Under Anaesthesia on the streets of Toronto. Crad wrote, about his street bookselling adventures and about mankind in general:“It’s the grand parade of witless human meat.”
Without capital, without money to fund your brilliant idea, you’re just another dreamer.
“If it wasn’t for my parents, I would have killed myself,” Michael Ellsberg was telling me. I hadn’t seen him in four years. But then he sent a random text and by coincidence he was just a block away.
Trying online dating. It’s going down, I’m yellin’ Tinder.
Disaster can always strike. And while too much anxiety can be crippling, a little anxiety keeps you hungry and awake.