Remember that you are a leader not to the degree that you are an expert, but to the degree that you effectively work with those around you.
I am convinced that only if you remove fear of failure you unlock the possibility of true success and — even more important — the possibility to innovate.
If you can do something really well you’re an artist. To be a business, you’ll need a reliable workflow.
I’m starting to learn to let the small things be small, and the big things be big.
Being stuck is a result of your fears overpowering your desires. Take the time to clean the lens through which you view the world; it will reveal what you missed.
- Paul Jun
The real ‘zero’ in Inbox Zero is more about consciously managing the amount of our attention that we commit (or, far more often, cede) to thinking and worrying about what may or may not be piling up while we’re away doing the real work of our lives.
There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at all.
While it may not always be easy and the chances may be far against you, it does not mean what you dream of doing is impossible. That is what they want you to believe and it is a lie. And the sooner you believe that whatever crazy, outlandish, daring, brash, or, maybe even, important idea you have is possible the quicker you can get on with the work of finding a way to do it.
Those who are doing awesome things aren’t blessed with 25 hours in a day. They sacrifice. They make time.