Quote of the page
Genius means little more than the faculty of perceiving in an unhabitual way.
- William James
If you read more about the stories of people famous for their creativity, you will come across some common themes. There is no special shortcut or magic formula to follow. It is often a matter of focusing on a task, and having the discipline and persistence to become really good at it over a long period of time. This is a short and fun 3-minute video about creativity and success:
A talk by the famous comedian John Cleese: