Martin J. Cressfield Quotes

Who the Hell is Martin J. Cressfield?

Martin J. Cressfield is the creator of The Cite Site, a collection of quotes by successful and inspirational people from past and present.

Born August 27, 1984

Best 37 Quotes by Martin J. Cressfield

“Just because someone asks for your opinion, it doesn’t mean they really want to hear your opinion.‬

‪Most people just want confirmation.‬”

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“Be grateful to live in the era you are born. If Edison was nostalgic he would have made wax candles instead of inventing the lightbulb. If Gutenberg wanted to live in the future he would only be happy if he invented the e-book and wouldn't have given us the printing press.”

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“Books are underrated.

Intelligent people with years of experience in their field took the time to write down their thoughts, principles and life lessons so you can learn from them for just $10 and a couple of hours of your spare time.

Good quality books are severely underrated.”

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“Don't wait till you're too old to start living.”

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“Don’t do anything unless it makes you healthier, happier, smarter or richer.”

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“Every great person in the history of mankind was born a crying naked baby.

Just like you.”

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“Google uses people who use Google ads. Amazon profits on the resellers. Facebook leaches on your data. Never forget that for these companies ‘you’ are the product.”

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“I don’t know anyone over twelve who eats cereal for breakfast. At least no one who cares about his health.”

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“I pity the people whose self-value depends on the car they drive.”

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“Ideas are worthless. Action is priceless.”

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“If life really were too short, no one would waste their time binge-watching.”

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“If you hate Mondays, you hate one seventh of your life.”

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“If you want to change your future, change your habits.”

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“If your strategy is easily replicable, change your strategy. Find a place that’s less crowded.”

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“Improve your odds by increasing your shots.”

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“It’s hard to be happy when you’d rather be somewhere else.

It’s hard to be happy when you’d rather be doing something else.

It’s hard to be happy when you’d rather be with someone else.

And it’s definitely hard to be happy when you’d rather BE someone else.”

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“Learning should not be a goal in itself. Applied learning as you encounter challenges on the other hand helps you progress.”

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“Life is too short to be boring.”

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“Make time for the best.
Ignore all the rest.”

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“Never stop learning, never stop playing!”

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“Often you only realize something wasn’t worth starting when you’re nearly finished doing it.”

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“People often prefer an external shortcut over an internal process.”

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“People trust on their willpower but ignore the power of their daily habits.”

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“Play the life game instead of the game life.”

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“Producing > Consuming”

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“Save the best, skip the rest.”

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“Stop living life as if time were unlimited.”

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“The easy way is the wrong way.”

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“The purpose of school is twofold:

- To mold you into a worker bee.
- To provide cheap child care so both your parents can work, and hence consume more since their income increases.”

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“There's no excuse for using excuses.”

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“There’s more to life than just to work and to die.”

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“Time, energy and money are the most important resources we have. They are not equal, so use them efficiently.

- Time: Refilled every day but tomorrow isn't guaranteed.
- Energy: Replenished by healthy nutrition and sleep.
- Money: There's no ceiling to this but spend less than you earn.”

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“What’s holding you back from becoming the happiest/coolest/fittest/wealthiest person you know?”

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“When you feel like you have a bad day, remember you're lucky to even have another day.

There are plenty of people who already ran out of days to live.”

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“Work is fun. Having a job sucks.”

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“You are what you consume.

- Eat junk food and get fat.
- Read gossip magazines and get stupid.
- Binge Netflix every day and get numb.

Control your input to affect your output.”

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“Your time is the worst product to sell. Nobody will pay the correct value.”

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