Ideas are perishable. They quickly expire and go limp, like lettuce in the fridge. It is inevitable that you will lose enthusiasm and momentum, if you wait until a better time to start.
If you waited until all the lights turned green, you would never make it across town. Don’t wait. Start now.
Persistent, unstoppable, determined action is far more important than brilliant forethought.
Don’t let your fantastic idea wilt!
Procrastination is opportunity’s assassin.
— Victor Kiam
The rewards in business go to the man who does something with an idea.
— William Benton
The way to get ahead is to start now.
— William Feather
If you don’t place your foot on the rope, you will never cross the chasm.
Optimism, unaccompanied by personal effort, is merely a state of mind, and not fruitful.
— Edward L. Curtis
I.M. Optimism Man