"Today’s lesson: Intelligence is a tool, not a trophy. Being ‘smart’ doesn’t mean shit. Doing something with the intelligence you have does." — John Scalzi
"Write like everyone you know is dead. Do it only for yourself. It’s liberating, and you are actually more likely to find an audience." — Joe Lansdale
"Efforts and Courage are not enough without purpose and direction."
– John F. Kennedy
“You never know what you’re really doing. Like a spider, you are in the middle of your own web.” —James Salter
"There is a giant asleep within every man. When the giant awakes, miracles happen." — Frederick Schiller Faust
"Don’t follow the crowd. It’s crowded." — Yogi Berra
"Success isn’t something that just happens – success is learned, success is practiced and then it is shared." – Sparky Anderson