On Thinking

“Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet."

Ralph Waldo Emerson, American writer and philosopher

“It is not worth an intelligent man’s time to be in the majority. By definition, there are already enough people to do that."

G. H. Hardy, mathematician

“I’ll be more enthusiastic about encouraging thinking outside the box when there’s evidence of any thinking going on inside it."

Terry Pratchett, fantasy author

“There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so."

William Shakespeare, playwright and poet

“Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason why so few engage in it."

Henry Ford, inventor of the assembly line and modern mass production

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Published: October 18, 2006Last updated: October 18, 2006

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