An artist is someone who can hold two opposing viewpoints and still remain fully functional.’
– F. Scott Fitzgerald
“All mankind is divided into three classes:
Those who are immovable,
those that are movable
and those that move.”
“Was man nicht nützt, ist eine schwere Last,
Nur was der Augenblick erschafft,
das kann nützen.”
– Goethes Faust
There are quite profound reasons why we should care simultaneously about having and doing. Both are connected to flourishing.
When you have to make a choice about how to spend your writing time, choose your book first. Every. Single. Time. To approach your writing career any other way is a mistake.
This is another one from this article. Just can’t get enough of that right before the big writing begins in November.
The single biggest factor in whether or not you sell books is whether or not you write books.
I found this here. After I was pointed to it by the Daily Post.
Inspiration is for amateurs; the rest of us just show up and get to work.