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Dwayne Phillips

Gerald M. Weinberg wrote years ago that ideas come from three sources:
(1) mistakes, (2) borrowing, and (3) mixing. He didn't use those exact terms. Your post highlights the mixing component. I have been called a "creative" person because I follow Weinberg's advice. I sit around and think of ways to mix old ideas and new situations. I make lots of mistakes (the easy one). I do extensive research (a kind way of saying I borrow a lot).

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