” If you’re not prepared to be wrong, you’ll never come up with anything original. “


” Human resources are like natural resources, they’re often buried deep. You have to go looking for them, they’re not just lying around on the surface. “


” Whether or not you discover your talents and passions is partly a matter of opportunity. If you’ve never been sailing, or picked up an instrument, or tried to teach or to write fiction, how would you know if you had a talent for these things? “


” You create your life, and you can recreate it, too. In times of economic downturn and uncertainty, it’s more important than ever to look deep inside yourself to fathom the sort of life you really want to lead and the talents and passions that can make that possible. “


” What you’re doing now, or have done in the past, need not determine what you can do next and in the future. “


” You can be creative in anything – in math, science, engineering, philosophy – as much as you can in music or in painting or in dance. “


” We live in worlds that we have forged and composed. It’s much more true than any of the species that you see. I mean, it seems to me that one of the most distinctive features of human intelligence is the capacity to imagine, to project out of our own immediate circumstances and to bring to mind things that aren’t present here and now. “


” Now the problem with standardized tests is that it’s based on the mistake that we can simply scale up the education of children like you would scale up making carburetors. And we can’t, because human beings are very different from motorcars, and they have feelings about what they do and motivations in doing it, or not. “


” If you’re running an engineering or finance company, all companies depend on ideas and ingenuity. I think the principles of creative leadership apply everywhere, whether it’s an advertising company or whether you’re running a hospital. “


” You can’t just give someone a creativity injection. You have to create an environment for curiosity and a way to encourage people and get the best out of them. “


” You can’t be a creative thinker if you’re not stimulating your mind, just as you can’t be an Olympic athlete if you don’t train regularly. “



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