THE TRUE SIGN OF INTELLIGENCE IS NOT KNOWLEDGE BUT IMAGINATION
Being CREATIVE and being PASSIONATE about what you do are the most important things in life. When you find what you love doing you should devote all your energy and passion to it and you will achieve your dream. And, also, you need to have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.
You can find a lot of great inspirational talks here.
I especially enjoyed listening to http://www.ted.com/talks/elizabeth_gilbert_on_genius.html
Digital artist Paolo Čerić takes the animated gif art form to a whole new level with his mind-bending creations.: Paolo Ceric.