Seth Godin on Creativity, Routines, and Sales

The following is a passage from a wonderful little book by 99U called “Manage Your Day-To-Day: Build Your Routine, Find Your Focus, & Sharpen Your Creative Mind”. It is from a Q&A session that 99U did with author, entrepreneur, and educator Seth Godin. In the following passages, Seth highlights just how important building routines are … [Read more...]

Reason(ing) & Music

Reason(ing) & Music

The following passage is taken from Book I of Discourses and Selected Writings by the Stoic philosopher Epictetus. I wanted to share this passage as it sheds a parcel of light on the fact that our human faculty of reason/reasoning plays an equally important role in the music/arts as does the creative and emotional side… … [Read more...]

Sourced Quotes 1, On Creativity

Sourced Quotes 1, On Creativity

1) “‘I don’t like it.’ ‘I don’t understand it.’ Those are the only responses your new idea can possibly generate from many around you if your new idea is actually a great idea…” –Seth Godin 2) “GOOD IDEAS ALTER THE BALANCE IN RELATIONSHIPS. THAT IS WHY GOOD IDEAS ARE ALWAYS INITIALLY RESISTED.”-Hugh Macleod 3) “Everyone … [Read more...]