Yeah, I know, they're the general inspirational 'words of wisdom', but seriously, if you actually thought hard about following them, your life could be phenomenal. I think too many people just blow these off for hoopla.
Austin Kleon's notes on writing and drawing are really clever, funny, excellent advice, and definitely worth reading!! To keep reading, go here: HOW TO STEAL LIKE AN ARTIST and 9 other things nobody told me. It's not that long and it's really beautiful.