„You can do so much in ten minutes’ time. Ten minutes, once gone, are gone for good. Divide your life into 10-minute units and sacrifice as few of them as possible in meaningless activity.“

Quoted in the October 2017 issue of <i>Men’s Health</i> magazine, page 41.

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