But just because you use a Moleskine notebook for your notes, doesn't make you the next Hemingway. Just as wearing a suit and tie makes a person feel more intelligent than they are, the tools too can make you feel more professional than you are.
If the material possessions help shape your ambitions, use them. We all want to be like Mike. Just know that the work never goes away, no matter what systems you use to motivate you.