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The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think -- rather to improve our minds, so as to enable us to think for ourselves, than to load the memory with thoughts of other men.
- Bill Beattie
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: