There is no such thing as a creative genius. There are no brilliant minds or super talent. That’s a myth. The best creatives are the hardest working people.
Adam Kerj
If you can’t solve a problem, it’s because you’re playing by the rules.
Paul Arden

Simplify before you sexify.

Understand the business model:
no service is ever free, you just aren’t paying for it.
http://www.usabilitycounts.com/2013/05/20/six-ways-interaction-designers-should-act-more-like-a-product-manager/
You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.
Steve Jobs

Go big or go home.  Seriously, just go home and hide under the covers.

Focusing is about saying no. You’ve got to say no, no, no. The result of that focus is going to be some really great products where the total is much greater than the sum of the parts
Steve Jobs
We can all identify the problem. It takes a visionary to see the solution. But it takes an entrepreneur to do something about it.
Naveen Jain, founder of inome and Moon Express
It’s mostly about value: If you focus on providing real and sustained value, that will overcome a lot of sins.
Marty Cagan, “Defining Good
Conceive of nothing while you live and I give you heaven.
Jack Kerouac

Watch whenever you need a refresher on what the heck you’re supposed to be doing.