…e look at something I have made and tell me that they wish they had my gift and could do what I do. It’s invalidating in a way because I wasn’t born a writer or an artist or a musician. I worked hard, my entire life, to build those skills.
Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. That’s because they were able to connect experiences they’ve had and synthesize new things. — Steve Jobs