“When you’re cutting yourself off from the world and you’re just sitting in a room, you can really write for hours on end.”
–Bobcat Goldthwait on how to write a screenplay — right now.
I bet this would work for articles and novels, too. Too bad I don’t have money for a hotel.
“Nothing makes skill harder to judge than beauty.”
Tom Carson for The New Republic
“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us.
We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?”
This is certainly true for me, although things quickly become too meta if I contemplate it to a certain extent.
“The best way to cheer yourself up is to cheer someone else up.”
A fitting quote for this morning; I slept in my contacts and didn’t wash off my makeup — to start. Le sigh.