Work til you sweat, drink a good bit, and love a lass well.
But creative people should not fear failure. Creative people should fear the prescribed path to success - its narrowness, its specificity, its reliance on wealth and elite approval. When success is a stranglehold, true freedom is failure. The freedom to fail is the freedom to innovate, to experiment, to challenge.
Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, but only saps today of its strength.
Aren’t we more than this?
Aren’t we better and stronger,
happier than this?