Dan Peña: "3 or 4 of you have asked me about 'Tips'. That's hilarious to me. 'Do you have any tips?'
I mean are you retarded? [..] Where does that word come from - 'Tips'? What's it mean?"
Student: "Easy way out"
Dan Peña: "Yes! There are no motherfucker shortcuts YouTube retards! You take the hill by charging up and taking casualties. Collateral damage. In your particular case it's all emotional. Very seldom physical.
'Tips'... Fuck. That's hilarious to me.
It's like asking a Navy seal, "Uh, you got any tips on how we are going to take this fucking bunker?" I mean Jesus. "Got any tips"?
Or for the guys that fought Mike Tyson, "You got any tips on how to fight Mike?"
"Another thing i said this yesterday, just because you haven't done it, just because you've never been around somebody that hasn't done it, and just because you've never heard of it doesn't mean it doesn't exist. Because absence of evidence is not evidence of their absence.
I'm going to say some things that are real foreign to you. Some things that you've been taught by your parents, your grandparents, in school - and basically all that is crap [..]
The high performance people that I will continue to allude to all day long live in a different world than you. They came from the same world as you did, but they live in a different world - they think differently."