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How to Think Like Leonardo Da Vinci

How to Think Like Leonardo Da Vinci
Edit Article Cultivating CuriosityThinking ScientificallyPracticing Creativity Edited by, Krystle, Teresa, Sondra C and 28 others Leonardo da Vinci was the ultimate Renaissance man: an accomplished scientist, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, painter, sculptor, architect, botanist, musician, and writer. Whether you want to cultivate curiosity, creativity, or scientific modes of thought, using Leonardo Da Vinci as a role model is an excellent idea. To learn how to start thinking like a great master of the mind, See Step 1 for more information. Ad Steps Method 1 of 3: Cultivating Curiosity 1Question received wisdom and authority. 5Draw your own conclusions. Method 2 of 3: Thinking Scientifically 1Ask probing questions. Method 3 of 3: Practicing Creativity 1Keep a detailed and illustrated journal. Tips Some other characteristics of da Vinci that might be worth emulating are: charismagenerositylove of naturelove of animalsthe curiosity of a childRead books. Warnings

The blue and the green Via my evil twin Richard Wiseman comes one of the best color optical illusions I have ever seen. The original was apparently posted on Buzzhunt Akiyoshi Kitaoka’s incredible optical illusion website: You see embedded spirals, right, of green, pinkish-orange, and blue? Incredibly, the green and the blue spirals are the same color. At first I thought Richard was pulling our collective legs, being a trickster of high magnitude. Like I said, incredible! The reason they look different colors is because our brain judges the color of an object by comparing it to surrounding colors. See? The overall pattern is a spiral shape because our brain likes to fill in missing bits to a pattern. This is why I tell people over and over again: you cannot trust what you see even with your own eyes. So the next time someone swears they saw Jesus, or a UFO, or a ghost, show them this picture.

Bre Pettis | I Make Things - Bre Pettis Blog - The Cult of Done Manifesto Dear Members of the Cult of Done, I present to you a manifesto of done. This was written in collaboration with Kio Stark in 20 minutes because we only had 20 minutes to get it done. The Cult of Done Manifesto There are three states of being. Update: James Provost made the awesome poster for the Cult of Done Manifesto. And Joshua Rothaas made this poster. The Foundation for P2P Alternatives 120 Ways to Boost Your Brain Power Here are 120 things you can do starting today to help you think faster, improve memory, comprehend information better and unleash your brain’s full potential. Solve puzzles and brainteasers.Cultivate ambidexterity. Use your non-dominant hand to brush your teeth, comb your hair or use the mouse. Write with both hands simultaneously. Switch hands for knife and fork.Embrace ambiguity. Readers’ Contributions Dance! Contribute your own tip! There are many, many ways to keep our brains sharp.

Types of Skills Everyone Should Know – Video – Top 100 Important Skills 3. Split Firewood Seasoned splitters use a maul, not an ax, to prep firewood. Michael Lewis L’éveil pour oser devenir soi-même (développement personnel) - Mes difficultés proprement dites importent peu mais la manière dont je les perçois fait toute la différence car elle détermine comment j’y fais face. - Souvent c’est le jugement d’autrui qui détermine ma perception de la réalité d’une chose ou d’une situation et qui dit que mon comportement est bon ou mauvais. - Toutes mes discussions reposent sur la manière dont je perçois mon environnement, les choses et les êtres qui m’entourent. - En appréhendant les choses autrement, je les penserais autrement et les autres agirons autrement avec moi. - Diverses interprétations d’une même information peut, soit enrichir une relation, soit semer la discorde entre deux personnes car d’autres éléments doivent être également pris en compte : le passé, la culture, les valeurs, les désirs, l’éducation, le degré d’ouverture de chacun… - Tenir compte des filtrage de chacun m’ouvre de nouvelles perspectives. - En comprenant l’autre (son point de vue), je vis de manière harmonieuse avec lui.

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Most Time Management Is Rubbish. Here Are Ten Things That Work for Me. Over the last few years, I’ve read a ton of time management books and tried out literally hundreds of systems and standalone ideas for maximizing the effectiveness of my time, particularly in terms of my work. There’s a huge, direct benefit for me when I find a productivity tip that really works. It enables me to get more work done in the same amount of time (allowing me to “grow” The Simple Dollar by writing in more venues or doing other things) or get the same amount of work done in less time (allowing me to spend more time with my family). Here’s the problem with productivity tips, though. I’ve tried many, many productivity ideas, yet I keep coming back to the same handful in the end. 1. I also wind up investing the same amount of time – or even more – when I multitask. In the end, I’m left with tasks done in a mediocre fashion and, quite often, no time saved at all. Here’s the way to solve it: focus on only one task at a time. 2. 3. 4. 5. The solution is pretty simple. 6. 7. 8. 9.