3 quotes from 3 books. Sent weekly.
“Jazz is the art of timing. It teaches you when. When to start, when to wait, when to step it up, and when to take your time—indispensable tools for making someone else happy.”
—Moving to Higher Ground: How Jazz Can Change Your Life, by Wynton Marsalis (2008)
“I read for growth, firmly believing that what you are today and what you will be in five years depends on two things: the people you meet and the books you read.””
—The Creative Habit: Learn It and Use It for Life, by Twyla Tharp (2006)
“Too many people go through life complaining about their problems. I’ve always believed that if you took one-tenth the energy you put into complaining and applied it to solving the problem, you’d be surprised by how well things can work out.”
—The Last Lecture, by Randy Pausch (2008)