explore-blog:

“Artists and salespeople are fundamentally different people. It’s the nature of being an artist to be always consumed with doubt. That’s the nature that fuels your exploration. And it’s the nature of the salesperson to suppress all doubt and to speak in exclamation points. Now those functions have to exist in the same person.”

Generation Sell – a provocative Creative Mornings talk by William Deresiewicz 

( austinkleon)