A genuinely creative accomplishment is almost never the result of a sudden insight, a lightbulb flashing on in the dark, but comes after years of hard work.
A Hungarian-American psychologist. He recognized and named the psychological concept of "flow", a highly focused mental state conducive to productivity.
Every human act is a response to a personal need. The motivation for all personal behaviour is to produce a sense of “feel good”, a sense of inner peace and well being. To expect a person to go against his desire to feel good or as good as he can feel under any momentary condition is illogical and irrational.
An American painter, sculptor, poet, and public speaker.
We all need long-term, powerful goals to help us pass the short-term obstacles.
Emanuel James Rohn professionally known as Jim Rohn, was an American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker.
Our goal isn’t to make money. This may sound a little flippant, but it’s the truth. Our goal and what gets us excited is to try to make great products. We trust that if we are successful people will like them, and if we are operationally competent we will make revenue, but we are very clear about our goal.
Former Chief Design Officer of Apple, currently serving as a Chancellor of the Royal College of Art.