Even Leonardo said to get off your duff

Dapper Do not sit back and let things happen - go out and happen to things. (1)

Full quote: “It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.” -Leonardo da Vinci

He wouldn’t mind that we happened to modernize it a bit!

I hope you find inspiration for whatever it is you’ve been hanging back on doing.

The Message That Made My Day

“You are a definite inspiration and awesome role model.”

I’m in head-down, post-book-launch mode, trying out a few things, trying to figure out which things to do next. So I didn’t expect this kind of message at all.

It made me think, “Wow, I really made a difference to somebody.”

And no lie, it made me feel like this:


I hope that you, whenever you read this, have a wonderful day.

Motivation: Success Is No Accident

At least it feels good to tell ourselves that. Right??