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Edward De Bono Quotes

(1933), British Writer On Thinking Process

Creativity involves breaking out of established patterns in order to look at things in a different way.

Category: Creativity

I must say, I don't feel very qualified to be a pop star. I feel very awkward at times in the role.

Category: Fame

People should realize we're jerks just like them.

Category: Fame

Some people drift along like a cork on a river, feeling that they cannot do anything except drift, moment to moment. This is an attitude of mind. Everyone can be constructive even in tiny ways.

Category: Goals

Humor is by far the most significant activity of the human brain.

Category: Humor

Many highly intelligent people are poor thinkers. Many people of average intelligence are skilled thinkers. The power of a car is separate from the way the car is driven.

Category: Intelligence And Intellectuals

If you never change your mind, why have one?

Category: Mind

Unhappiness is best defined as the difference between our talents and our expectations.

Category: Unhappiness