JERRY SCOTT, Co-creator/writer of 'Baby Blues' and 'Zits'

I'm not the type of person who generally listens to advice, or else I would probably have a real job by now. But the best advice I ever got was from another cartoonist (a pretty good one, in fact). Charles Schulz once told me to never listen to the experts, but to listen to my inner voice, instead. That has served me well — inside and outside my career. See more photos »
JERRY SCOTT, Co-creator/writer of 'Baby Blues' and 'Zits' I'm not the type of person who generally listens to advice, or else I would probably have a real job by now. But the best advice I ever got was from another cartoonist (a pretty good one, in fact). Charles Schulz once told me to never listen to the experts, but to listen to my inner voice, instead. That has served me well — inside and outside my career. See more photos » The Tribune
JERRY SCOTT, Co-creator/writer of 'Baby Blues' and 'Zits' I'm not the type of person who generally listens to advice, or else I would probably have a real job by now. But the best advice I ever got was from another cartoonist (a pretty good one, in fact). Charles Schulz once told me to never listen to the experts, but to listen to my inner voice, instead. That has served me well — inside and outside my career. See more photos » The Tribune

Wise words: Local notables share the best advice they've received

January 30, 2012 6:22 AM