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  • Bob Mayer
    Bob Mayer
    American author 1959-
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    Completing any writing project, particularly a novel, is a daunting prospect. Many people become frozen by the prospect. Others keep waiting for the right time. Some wait for the spark of inspiration. Even experienced writers find it is easier to do anything other than actually write.
  • Baltasar Kormakur
    Baltasar Kormakur
    Icelandic actor, theater and film director 1966-
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    'The Oath' seems like the perfect project for me, coming off the back of a big-scale adventure film like 'Everest.' I want to delve into an intimate, dark and psychological world where the characters are claustrophobic.
  • Abigail Van Buren
    Abigail Van Buren
    American advice columnist and radio show host 1918-2013
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    A bad habit never disappears miraculously; it's an undo-it-yourself project.
  • Ann Bancroft
    Ann Bancroft
    American author, teacher, adventurer 1955-
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    A life lesson for me is, how do you muster the courage to take on a new risk? Whether it's starting up a business or taking on a new project or expedition. I think the risks that we take are all relative to the risk-taker.
  • Bill Budge
    Bill Budge
    American video game programmer and designer 1954-
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    After two weeks of working on a project, you know whether it will work or not.
  • Bryan Burrough
    Bryan Burrough
    American author and correspondent 1961-
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    All the way back in 1999, when I first stumbled upon the idea of a project tracking John Dillinger and Baby Face Nelson and all the major Depression-era bank robbers, I thought the subject was too big to be a single book. Instead, with a friend's help, I pitched the idea as a miniseries to HBO. To my amazement, they bought it.
  • Atom Egoyan
    Atom Egoyan
    Armenian-Canadian stage and film director and writer 1960-
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    As a producer, I think one of the most important decisions you make is not necessarily the material you are working on but the production apparatus that you choose to develop the project with, and that determines what funding you go to, it determines many factors.
  • Simon Sinek
    Simon Sinek
    British-American author, motivational speaker and marketing consultant 1973-
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    Bad leaders believe that they have to project control at all times.
  • Bill Gates
    Bill Gates
    American business magnate, investor, author and philanthropist 1955-
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    Before Paul and I started the company, we had been involved in some large-scale software projects that were real disasters. They just kept pouring people in, and nobody knew how they were going to stabilize the project. We swore to ourselves that we would do better.
    Source: Interview from Programmers at Work
  • Andy Hertzfeld
    Andy Hertzfeld
    American software engineer and innovator 1953-
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    But typically for a project like the Mac, the size we had was pretty good. And it has different stages. The team grows as you have to write manuals and do testing... though the Mac had no formal testing.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    Even the most morbid of the rape ranters have a childlike faith in the perfectibility of the universe, which they see as blighted solely by nasty men. They simplistically project outward onto a mythical patriarchy their own inner conflicts and moral ambiguities.
    Source: Vamps and Tramps (1994)
  • Brenda Brathwaite
    Brenda Brathwaite
    American game designer 1966-
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    From initial concept to final build, 'Train' was close to a year in development. Much of this was research and letting the dynamics of the project come to the surface.
  • Bill Mumy
    Bill Mumy
    American actor and musician 1954-
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    From the age of four, I was a huge comic fan and still am. When Lost in Space came along it was like being in a huge comic so we jumped at the chance of being part of that project and it proved to be a good choice.
  • Anne Grant
    Anne Grant
    Scottish poet and author 1755-1838
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    Grief is perhaps an unknown territory for you. You might feel both helpless and hopeless without a sense of a "map" for the journey. Confusion is the hallmark of a transition. To rebuild both your inner and outer world is a major project.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    He had been eight years upon a project for extracting sunbeams out of cucumbers, which were to be put into vials hermetically sealed, and let out to warm the air in raw, inclement summers.
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