Martin J. Cressfield quotes

Who 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.

Martin J. Cressfield quotes

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

‪Most people just want confirmation.‬”

Martin J. Cressfield

“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.”

Martin J. Cressfield

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

Martin J. Cressfield

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

Martin J. Cressfield

“Every great person in history was born a crying naked baby, just like you.”

Martin J. Cressfield

“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.”

Martin J. Cressfield

“I don’t know anyone older than twelve who enjoys cereal for breakfast. Especially no one who cares about his health.”

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

Martin J. Cressfield

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

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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.”

Martin J. Cressfield

“Improve your odds by increasing your shots.”

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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.”

Martin J. Cressfield

“Life is too short to be boring.”

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“Never stop learning, never stop playing!”

Martin J. Cressfield

“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.”

Martin J. Cressfield

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

Martin J. Cressfield

“Producing > Consuming”

Martin J. Cressfield

“The easy way, is the wrong way.”

Martin J. Cressfield

“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.”

Martin J. Cressfield

“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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“Working is fun. It's having a job that sucks.”

Martin J. Cressfield

“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.”

Martin J. Cressfield