Inspiration is for amateurs. The rest of us just show up and get to work.
Delete unimportant things. Even if you love them. If it isn’t spectacular, it gets cut. Kill your darlings. Be a cold-blooded killer. Ruthless. Delete. Refine. Improve.
Consistent voice is more important than consistent style.
Voice is about what you say. It’s content.
Style is about what you’re wearing. It’s aesthetics.
The prior informs the latter, not the other way around.
Clothes don’t make the man.
They don’t make your work either.
Most creatures die in their sleep.
Keep moving, or get eaten.
The only things you should be absolutely comfortable with in your creative process are your tools.
I think our whole society is much too problem-solving oriented. It is far more interesting to participate in problem creation.