I tried to be normal and I failed. Believe me, I wish I could succeed at being normal.
If an idea is good, money is a side effect. Ideas are the real currency.
A growth-based decision becomes the story of your life later. A fear-based decision turns into regret.
STOPPING IMPROVEMENT is death. There is no goal. There is no final destination. There is only direction.
Return an email to someone from 10 years ago that you’ve never returned.
Make a list of places or people you might want to work with. Then come up with a list of 10 ideas for each of them that can make them money.
It’s not about god. It’s not about a book. Or a history. Or a war. It’s about how I can live today the best possible life.
Certainty was the hardest thing for me to accept that I needed. Accepting that I was scared and lonely without it. That’s it’s ok to be a bit needy for stability.
You’ve got to evaluate where the market is today. What are people disregarding? What are they believing?
Because it’s hard to sit there and write a book. Really really hard. Someone should write a book how hard it is.