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How to Get Ideas, 2nd Edition by Larry Corby, Jack Foster

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Who spread gloom.”

9.Rethínk Your Thínkíng

Many people would rather die than think. In fact they do.

Bertrand Russell

Sixty minutes of thinking of any kind is bound to lead to confusion and unhappiness.

James Thurber

A conclusion is the place where you got tired thinking.

Martin H. Fischer

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The way you think affects what you think about and what kinds of thoughts you get.

And the more kinds of thoughts you get, the more grist you’ll have for your idea mill.

Here are some different ways of thinking:

Think Visually

You and I were brought up to think with words. And when we form a thought today—any thought—it’s probably in the form of a statement. ...

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