"Creativity is a great motivator because it makes people interested in what they are doing. Creativity gives hope that there can be a worthwhile idea. Creativity gives the possibility of some sort of achievement to everyone. Creativity makes life more fun and more interesting."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Edward de Bono on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Edward de Bono on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Edward de Bono on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Edward de Bono on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Edward de Bono on Dalai Lama
"Most executives, many scientists, and almost all business school graduates believe that if you analyze data, this will give you new ideas. Unfortunately, this belief is totally wrong. The mind can only see what it is prepared to see."
"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."
"Removing the faults in a stage-coach may produce a perfect stage-coach, but it is unlikely to produce the first motor car."
"If you never change your mind, why have one?"
"Studies have shown that 90% of error in thinking is due to error in perception. If you can change your perception, you can change your emotion and this can lead to new ideas."