Best 12 Quotes & Tweets on Making awesome stuff

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1

Easy to hate. Hard to create.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

2

No over yes. Hard over easy. Outcome over ego. Simple over complex. Listen over speaking. Doing over criticizing. Effective over efficient. Long term over short term. Avoiding stupidity over seeking brilliance.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

3

A creator is a scientist, an artist, and a businessperson in one.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

4

Knowledge comes from reading, listening, watching. Wisdom comes from applying this knowledge: writing, making, building.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

5

Either a robot or a creator will take your job.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

6

Making something simple can be incredibly complicated.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

7

My teaching philosophy in a sentence: If you want somebody to learn, surprise them.

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

8

Make something people will pay for.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

9

Every now & then it’s valuable to build something from the ground up again: you get to see what’s newly possible, you develop empathy for how subtle, complex it is to accomplish, and you get to see how the pieces could fit together in a better way than before.

Suhail Doshi

Suhail Doshi

@Suhail

10

If you want to be recognized, make recognizable things.

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher

11

Reverse-engineering how something that inspires me works remains the fastest way I've learned how to do cool things. See a delightful animation? Design it. Faster than you imagined? Dissect it. Making a song? Transcribe it. Later, when the time is right, you'll be able to do it

Suhail Doshi

Suhail Doshi

@Suhail

12

I can now order servers, set them up, deploy them into production, and onboard users all over the globe. Repeat. I have infinite power.

Suhail Doshi

Suhail Doshi

@Suhail