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Prof. Dean Simonton

“On average, creative geniuses aren’t qualitatively better in their fields than their peers, they simply produce a greater volume of work which gives them more variation and a higher chance of originality.”

PROF. DEAN SIMONTON

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They are autodidacts and have an inner motivation to solve problems that fascinate them. They preferred figuring things out, rather than waiting to be taught.

We tend to reproduce what we are thought or what we learn when confronted with issues or things to solve.

It can take years to perfect a piece of art, or build something unique. 

Geniuses know “how” to think, instead of “what” to think.

It means producing something novel or original, evaluating, solving problems, whether on paper, on stage, in a laboratory or even in the shower.

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