How Steve Martin Used The Power Of Naïveté To Find Wild And Crazy Success

“Despite a lack of natural ability, I did have the one element necessary to all early creativity: naïvete. That fabulous quality that keeps you from knowing just how unsuited you are for what you are about to do.” -Steve Martin

“Through the years, I have learned there is no harm in charging oneself up with delusions between moments of valid inspiration.” -Steve Martin

“The need for certainty is the greatest disease the mind faces.” -Robert Greene

“I have decided to give the greatest performance of my life! Oh, wait, sorry, that’s tomorrow night.” -Steve Martin, on stage.

Author of ‘Productivity Is For Robots’ | Writing about freelance work, creativity, and human connection |

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