GOOD ADVICE ABOUT WORK AND PRODUCTIVITY

  1. Don't mistake motion for action.
    Ernest Hemingway
  2. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
    Aristotle
  3. Your mind is for having ideas, not holding them.
    David Allen
  4. Friends, waffles, work. Or waffles, friends, work. Doesn't matter--work is always third.
    Leslie Knope
  5. Perfect is the enemy of the good.
    Voltaire
  6. Don't half-ass two things, whole-ass one thing.
    Ron Swanson
  7. Perfection is a flaw disguised as control.
    Terry Tempest Williams
  8. There is no such thing as work-life balance. Everything worth fighting for unbalances your life.
    Alain de Botton
  9. Healthy striving is self-focused: "How can I improve?" Perfectionism is other-focused: "What will they think?"
    Brené Brown
  10. You do it because the doing of it is the thing. The doing is thing. The talking and worrying and thinking is not the thing.
    Amy Poehler
  11. The best thing you can possibly do with your life is to tackle the motherfucking shit out of it.
    Cheryl Strayed