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Constant disappointment is a very good spirit to sometimes doing something halfway decent. If you’re really self-satisfied all the time, you probably are lousy.

The New Yorker’s David Remnick on the art of the profile for Tumblr Storyboard, echoing designer Christoph Niemann’s contention that insecurity is essential for creativity.

"If you’re self-satisfied all the time, you’re probably a lousy writer."

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