Business Quote of the Week – 10/1/2007

“It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.” – Albert Einstein

Commentary: There is something to be said about sustained thinking and obsessing over a problem. Einstein spent years thinking about some of his theories and problems. Others usually give up after their problems seem insurmountable.

I don’t think years are required to solve most problems, you just have to do the thinking and stick with it until the solution presents itself.

Here’s a bonus quote along the same lines:

“No problem can stand the assault of sustained thinking” – Voltaire

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