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“The person who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The person who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever seen before.”

— Albert Einstein, Nobel Prize Winner and Physicist

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Elon Musk’s First Principles Thinking: How to Think and Solve Difficult Problems Like a Genius

What separates great thinkers like Aristotle, Nikola Tesla, and Albert Einstein from others? The secret isn’t hard work or talent. It’s how they think.

Great thinkers think in ‘first principles.’ In layman’s terms, first principles thinking is the process of breaking down your assumptions into fundamental truths and reconstructing them in new ways like a newborn baby…

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