First, shut out the noise. Protect the peace, clarity, and focus of your mind.
There’s time for input, and time for production. There’s time for intense intellectual labor ; and time for casual routine tasks.
The first step of your strategy is to sell; and the second , produce.
Trust not in the character of politicians, but check and balance of institutions. Count not on the impulse of momentary motivation, but accruing results from consistent execution.