Intellectual Wellness

Stay Ahead of the Curve

“If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.” – Henry Ford

Three Things

“The three hardest tasks in the world are neither physical feats nor intellectual achievements, but moral acts: to return love for hate, to include the excluded, and to say, ‘I was wrong’.” – Sydney J. Harris  

Unlock Your Creativity

“How to unlock creativity: slow down, study another field, get into nature, get out of the office, music (lots), sketch, cardio before/after, nibble on small ideas, throw stuff away, atomize the work, look for orthogonal inspiration, breathe, learn about Circadian rhythm, paint.” – Brian Norgard

Open to Awe

“The main thing is to be moved. To love, to hope, to tremble, to live.” – Auguste Rodin

Befriending the Beast

“You can’t defeat the darkness by keeping it caged inside of you.” – Seth Adam Smith

Wild Wisdom

“If you’re not doing some things that are crazy, then you’re doing the wrong things.” – Larry Page

The Works

“The works must be conceived with fire in the soul but executed with clinical coolness.” – Joan Miro

Soul of Genius

“Neither a lofty degree of intelligence, nor imagination nor both together, go to the making of genius. Love, love, love. That is the soul of genius.” – Mozart

Do You

“So go on, get angry. But keep your mouth shut and go do your work.” – Austin Kleon

Pass it On

“Creativity is contagious, pass it on.” – Albert Einstein