To ‘see both sides’ of a problem is the surest way to prevent its complete solution. Because there are always more than two sides.
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Other Problem Solution Quotes :
- I do not fix problems. I fix my thinking. Then problems fix themselves.
- Most people who were educated have become the problems instead of problem solvers.
- A problem is opportunity shouting at you!
- When problems become greater than the growth rate of solutions, only radical changes can make the difference.
- Tackle the root cause, not the effect.
- The true parents of creativity are curiosity and necessity.
- Life is essentially an endless series of problems. The solution to one problem is merely the creation of another.
- Systems Thinking is a holistic, balanced and abstract thinking to understand things deeply and solve problems systematically.
- Identify your problems but give your energy and power to solutions
- No solution can ever be found by running in three different directions.
- A problem properly stated is half solved.
- Our ability to solve problem is limited by our conception of what is feasible.
- All my problems bow before my stubbornness.
- In politics no permanent friends, no permanent enemies but permanent interest.
- Success is a collection of problems solved.
- Framing the right problem is equally or even more important than solving it. Pearl Zhu
- Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate and doubt, to offer a solution everybody can understand.
- There is no fault, only responsibility.
- The annoyance you ignore today only gets worse tomorrow. Solve it now.