You have to act as if it were possible to radically transform the world. And you have to do it all the time.
Angela Davis
Make art. Make rent. Help others do the same.
Scott Benson
The world is a raft sailing through space with, potentially, plenty of provisions for everybody; the idea that we must all cooperate and see to it that everyone does his fair share of the work and gets his fair share of the provisions seems so blatantly obvious that one would say that no one could possibly fail to accept it unless he had some corrupt motive for clinging to the present system.
George Orwell
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
George Bernard Shaw
Laziness, Impatience, Hubris
Creativity Begins at the Edge
Five Why’s
Features are Faults
Competition is for Losers
Personal Monopoly
Table Selection
Hock Principle
Simple clear purpose and principles give rise to complex and intelligent behavior. Complex rules and regulations give rise to simple and stupid behavior.
Wu Wei
Action without acting
Make it so easy to do the right thing that the wrong thing is never even considered
Layered Stimulus Response Training
  1. Visualize something from memory describing it in as much detail as possible
  2. Reflect on the quality and completeness of the image
  3. Visualize the same thing again attempting to improve whatever was lacking in the previous step
Strategery is for the delta-vee poors
Velocity is more significant than plotting
Don’t Waste the Good Days
Fail Every Day
Don’t End the Week with Nothing
"Switch from team “I will one day write something good” to team “I have no choice but to write a piece of shit” and then take off your “bad writer” hat and replace it with a “petty critic” hat and go to town on that poor hack’s draft and that’s your second draft."
Dan Harmon
Many problems cannot be solved, simply changed into other problems
When you exceed their expectations, you tell them to expect the exceptional.