Category: Quotation (page 2 of 10)

"To listen well, is as powerful a means of influence as to talk well, and is as essential to all true conversation."

(Chinese Proverb)
"We see ourselves as non-conformist, but I think all of this [online shaming] is creating a more conformist, conservative age... We are defining the boundaries of normality by tearing apart the people outside of it."

(Jon Ronson, So You've Been Publicly Shamed)
Content marketing and blogging may be diametrically opposed to each other, but one isn’t bad and the other good. There’s just what’s right for how you want to operate and what you need your content to do for you or your audience. It’s just something to consider – does the intent of how you want to exist as a content creator online actually line up with how you’re operating? If it doesn’t, perhaps it’s time to change.

(Paul Jarvis)
"Creativity is intelligence having fun." (Albert Einstein)
"Those who work much, do not work hard."

(Henry David Thoreau)
"It appear[s] like a calm existence [but] the turmoil is invisible.”

(Maira Kalman)
"With your expertise and knowledge, but you’ll never be an artist And I’m harder on myself than you could ever be regardless What I’ll never be is flawless, all I’ll ever be is honest Even when I’m gone they’re gonna say I brought it" (Eminem)
"People who have no choice are generally unhappy. But people with too many choices are almost as unhappy as those who have no choice at all." (Ellen Ullman)
"A Stoic is someone who transforms fear into prudence, pain into transformation, mistakes into initiation, and desire into undertaking."

(Nassim Nicholas Taleb)
"To do original work: It's not necessary to know something nobody else knows. It is necessary to believe something few other people believe."

(Marc Andreessen)