"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."
"If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1,000 MPG."Edward de Bono on Bill Gates
"There was a time in my life when I thought I had everything - millions of dollars, mansions, cars, nice clothes, beautiful women, and every other materialistic thing you can imagine. Now I struggle for peace."Edward de Bono on Richard Pryor
"Car designers are just going to have to come up with an automobile that outlasts the payments."Edward de Bono on Erma Bombeck
"I hooked up my accelerator pedal in my car to my brake lights. I hit the gas, people behind me stop, and I'm gone."Edward de Bono on Steven Wright
"I replaced the headlights in my car with strobe lights, so it looks like I'm the only one moving."Edward de Bono on Steven Wright
"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."
"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."
"Logic will never change emotion or perception."