The war of art is not always a battle with oneself, many times it is a battle with real people that will calculate you as arrogant for thinking you have a better way. You can spend a lifetime convincing these people, or you can saddle up, do the work and prove them wrong. The trick is, of course, you cannot do both.
Knowing what you don’t want is all you need to start the adventure of a lifetime. - AJ Leon
You can’t learn Adventure, you can only muster the courage to seek it out.
We have been trained to view audacity as something to be revered and celebrated in the lives of others but avoided in our own.
Don’t squander the greatest asset you possess – the hours of your own day.
It takes a true artist to eliminate the unnecessary elements in order to find it, the art hiding underneath the excess.
The time you have in between work and sleep is sacred, it’s where you plan your insurrection.
Stop trying to convince yourself that your next pay raise will make you happy.