Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not one bit simpler."
How could I simplify this?
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"Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new."
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What could I learn from this mistake?
How does this benefit me?
"If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough."
What if I could do this?
What if I succeeded?
"The world we have created is a product of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking."
"It is better to believe than to disbelieve; in so doing you bring everything to the realm of possibility."
"Curiosity has its own reason for existing. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvellous structure of reality. It is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of this mystery every day. Never lose a holy curiosity."
What's interesting about this?
What questions does it raise?
How else could I view this?
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning"
How can I use this?
What have I learned?
How have I grown?
"Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death."
"The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources."
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"If at first, the idea is not absurd, then there is no hope for it."
"Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we no know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever will be to know and understand."
What are the possibilities?
"Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results."
What's not working here?
How else could I approach this?
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."
"In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity."
What's the opportunity here?
"You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else."
"One cannot alter a condition with the same mindset that created it in the first place."
"Know where to find the information and how to use it -- that's the secret of success."
What resources must I acquire?
How best to use them?