george lois and the cowardly lion on ‘courage’

CreativeMornings Short: George Lois on Courage from CreativeMornings on Vimeo.

(Video link here.) In this short, great clip from design legend George LoisCreativeMornings talk, he gives what he considers to be his most essential piece of advice for creatives — for anyone — : “be courageous!“.

And suddenly we realized that Lois is curiously reminiscent of the Cowardly Lion giving his great speech from the Wizard of OZ about why courage is so important . (Video link here):

They even look alike! The message from both: how essential courage is to living, feeling vital, DOING things.

via Swiss Miss 

Related posts: the sometimes dangerous path to where you want to go
‘who’s afraid of ai weiwei?’ (essential)
role model: the “tiananmen tank man’
when ‘disaster’ gets interesting
‘the top 5 regrets of the dying’ = a tool for living

No comments yet.

Leave A Comment

subscribing = loving

If the Improvised Life is a source of creativity, inspiration, ideas and change in your daily life, please consider becoming a Friend with Benefits. A little bit goes a long way towards helping us publish fresh AD-FREE content each day.