Selected Sketchbook Pages: Set 3

The worst thing you could do in being a loyal person is to try and predicate that loyalty on somebody else doing or being a certain way. That’s not really loyalty, that’s negotiating.
Merlin Mann on BTW E:122 @ 1:14:04
Real life is messy, inconsistent, and it’s seldom when anything ever really gets resolved. It’s taken me a long time to realize that.
Alan Moore as Hollis Mason in The Watchmen
Do work that requires learning new things all the time. Even if that’s a little scary sometimes. Especially if that’s a little scary sometimes. In the end you will be glad.
Rebecca Murphey
I like solving problems. I like working with sharp tools. And if a tool turns out to not be sharp, if I am working with it and it seems like no matter what I do, I’m always running into frustrations or problems, that’s going to really limit my ability to make an excellent product.
David Smith
If you seek only easy problems to solve, then ultimately, there’ll be nothing about you to distinguish yourself from others.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Don’t ignore your dreams; don’t work too much; say what you think; cultivate friendships; be happy.
Paul Graham
Have you heard of Kali Ciesemier? Her drawings are amazing.

Have you heard of Kali Ciesemier? Her drawings are amazing.

Inspiration is for amateurs. The rest of us just show up and get to work. Every great idea I’ve ever had grew out of work itself.
Chuck Close via Chris Glass

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