David Perell

David Perell quotes on motivation

"The Writing Guy". He tweet about business, online learning, and Internet writing.

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The day you stop waiting for motivation to start working is the day you become a professional

2

People hate on narcissism but it might be the driving force behind entrepreneurship

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The more self-motivated you are, the less you have to pay for education

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Teachers can motivate students with fear or reward, but only self-directed learning works in the long run

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Write before you're an expert on a subject. Writing forces you to clarify your ideas and motivates you to accelerate your learning. By sharing what you learn, you'll attract experts who will share their knowledge with you. The more you publish, the faster you'll learn.

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Give a student a curriculum and they can learn for a month. Teach a student to be self-motivated and they can learn for a lifetime.

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Building a writing habit is the #1 factor in the success of a writer. Once you start writing, you’ll be motivated to level-up your skills. Action inspires inspiration more than inspiration inspires action. Write daily. Publish weekly.

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You know you’re onto something interesting when the essay you’re writing starts to drive you insane

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