Best 11 Quotes & Tweets on Scarcity

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1

Focus is more scarce than talent.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

2

Internet gave us programmable, digital abundance. Blockchains give us programmable, digital scarcity, mapping better to the real world.

Naval Ravikant

Naval Ravikant

@naval

3

Goal for your 20s: Get really good at doing something valuable, but scarce. Then, advertise your skills.

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

4

Ideas are abundant. Execution is scarce.

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher

5

Copywriting 101. ∙ Add social proof. ∙ Speak to pain, not pleasure. ∙ Acknowledge common objections. ∙ Create scarcity. ∙ Write like your customers talk. ∙ Remove uncertainty. ∙ Use specifics. My favorite rule: An ounce of emotion is worth a pound of evidence.

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

6

Every great entrepreneur is tormented by the scarcity of time.

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

7

Advice is abundant. Execution is scarce.

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher

8

Prediction: Weekly Sabbaths will make a comeback. The anxieties of the modern world come from abundance, not scarcity. That’s why Stoicism and intermittent fasting are so popular. Next, we’ll find ways to disconnect from technology. 24 hours at a time.

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

9

The will to prepare without any assurances of payoff is in short supply.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

10

Scarcity creates value. The things you want to share the least are the things the market values the most. Emulation = average returns. Authenticity = exceptional returns.

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher

11

Supply and demand on social media: Demand (from consumers) is off the charts. Attention is a liquid resource that increases every day. Supply (from producers) is still relatively scarce. Quality product from new entrants can capture massive market share.

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher