When you sign up to run a marathon, you don’t want a taxi to take you to the finish line
— Derek Sivers, Anything You Want
 
Dreamers of the day are the dangerous men, for they act their dreams with open eyes
— The Seven Pillars of Wisdom, T. E. Lawrence
 
The key is to be quick and dirty—exploring a range of ideas without becoming too invested in only one
— Tom Kelley, Creative Confidence
 
The counterfeit innovator is wildly self-confident. The real one is scared to death
— Steven Pressfield, The War of Art
 
Everyone knows that not all change is good or even necessary. But in a world that is constantly changing, it is to our advantage to learn how to adapt and enjoy something better
— Spencer Johnson, Who Moved My Cheese?
 
The faster we make our ideas tangible, the sooner we will be able to evaluate them, refine them, and zero in on the best solution
— Tim Brown, Change by Design: How Design Thinking Transforms Organizations and Inspires Innovation