David Perell

David Perell quotes on observation

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

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Writing is how you check if your gut feelings are genius or completely insane

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Studying somebody for years and directly applying their ideas to a new domain is an under-rated career strategy.

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A recipe for learning anything. Watch one. Do one. Teach one. First, observe how other people work. Second, do the work yourself. Third, show somebody else how to do what you just did.

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I've been practicing my observation skills for years. Here's what I've learned about becoming a better observer: Write every day. The writing habit makes the world come to life. Every moment, from the mundane to the miraculous, becomes a potential future sentence.

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If you answer the same question five times, write your answer down and turn it into an article.

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