All of us have two needs that dominate above others. It’s hard to do the bravest work you have ever done, if part of you dies when that work is criticised by the outer world. The true creative builds an unshakeable belief in their ideas and doesn’t seek validation from others. That’s easier said than done. But, not caring about what others think will lead to doing your best work.
80% of every decision is psychology. It is confidence, mindset, optimism and not knowledge. And 20% is mechanics. Knowing how to do something.