"If you're an original thinker, you are going get told 'no' a lot, and you have to be able to hear 'no' many times from the bankers and trust that at some point, someone is going to recognize that you are an artist and not a can of soda."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."Nick Offerman on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."Nick Offerman on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."Nick Offerman on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."Nick Offerman on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."Nick Offerman on Golda Meir
"I grew up in a small town in Illinois, and my dad was a basketball coach. Thanks to him, I have excellent fundamentals in both basketball and baseball."
"Meat is a big deal in my life. I do love breakfast food, but I don't think that's extraordinary. I'm a normal American. We love eggs and meat and potatoes and gravy."
"It's funny, growing up there was never anybody around me with any kind of artistic bent."
"And what we've lost sight of is that performing manual labor with your hands is one of the most incredibly satisfying and positive things you can do."