“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.” – Mark Twain
I like this quote for, hopefully, obvious reasons. When you try to do something different, people in general don’t like the change, particularly the narrow and small minded ones. Those that love to learn are the ones that will say “Go get some!”, hey Jocko.
Keep asking questions and keep putting forward ideas.
This is from Richard Branson’s Top Ten Quotes on Fulfilling Potential.