Best 9 Quotes & Tweets on Willpower

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1

It’s never been a better time for self-motivated people. Anyone connected to the internet has the education power of a university and the distribution power of a media company at their fingertips. Curiosity, courage, and persistence are the new gatekeepers.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

2

To see if you have free will, just stop exercising it.

Naval Ravikant

Naval Ravikant

@naval

3

In the long-run (and often in the short-run), your willpower will never beat your environment.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

4

Society is becoming accustomed to delaying gratification less and less, which means the payoff of delaying gratification grows more and more.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

5

Successful people: - Have an environment that removes the need for willpower. - Seek and implement critical feedback. - Put themselves in uncomfortable situations. - Spend more time as students than teachers.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

6

It is more effective to design an environment where you don't need willpower than to rely on willpower to conquer your environment.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

7

Freedom is the power to say no.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

8

Assume you don’t have free will. You are 100% programmed by your environment. If it’s true, you are what you consume. You become what you read. You act just like your friends. Might be a useful idea, even if it isn’t 100% true. Better inputs. Better outputs.

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

9

If you want to write more, changing your environment works better than trying to increase your willpower

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell