How do you stay inspired?

Honestly, I stay inspired by reading about what other authors do and think and experience. How about you?

Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat. — F. Scott Fitzgerald

Fiction’s about what it is to be fucking human.— David Foster Wallace

How odd I can have all this inside me and to you it’s just words. — David Foster Wallace

I am part of everything that I have ever read. — Theodore Roosevelt

If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot. — Stephen King

Don’t talk about it. Write. — Ray Bradbury

The obstacle is the path.  — Zen proverb