How Geniuses Think | The Creativity Post

If you’ve been struggling creatively or otherwise, a look at the thought processes of the gifted might be of help.

“In contrast, geniuses think productively, not reproductively. When confronted with a problem, they ask “How many different ways can I look at it?”, “How can I rethink the way I see it?”, and “How many different ways can I solve it?” instead of “What have I been taught by someone else on how to solve this?” They tend to come up with many different responses, some of which are unconventional and possibly unique. A productive thinker would say that there are many different ways to express “thirteen” and many different ways to halve something.”

How Geniuses Think | The Creativity Post

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