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“Conventional wisdom daunts initiative and offers far too many convenient reasons for inaction, especially for those with a great deal to lose.” -Felix Dennis

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“Conventional wisdom daunts initiative and offers far too many convenient reasons for inaction, especially for those with a great deal to lose.” -Felix Dennis

“It takes money to make money…. To me, this little phrase is one of the biggest and most dangerous lies out there… It is a convenient excuse to simply not try to succeed.

The amount of effort and commitment required will be extraordinary. But that’s the way it goes. You’re trying to break out of the ordinary… So an ordinary effort won’t cut it….  It is much easier to give up. It is much easier to say, ‘It takes money to make money’, and never try.

Don’t ever catch yourself saying, ‘It takes money to make money.’  It doesn’t… It takes a great idea and the willingness to make it happen.” -David Eifrig

A friend of mine heard about this deal and said, ‘Well… it takes money to make money.’  I was surprised he said that, actually… To me, this little phrase is one of the biggest and most dangerous lies out there… It is a convenient excuse to simply not try to succeed.” -Steve Sjuggerud