We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.” Albert Einstein

Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. . . . Romans 12:2


The conventional view serves to protect us from the painful job of thinking” John Kenneth Galbraith

In their case the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep them from seeing the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God.   II Corinthians 4:4


If everyone is thinking alike, then somebody isn’t thinking. Robert Frost

The naive believes everything, But the sensible man considers his steps. – Proverbs 14:15


For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, declares the LORD. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.  Isaiah 55:8-9

We owe most of our great inventions and most of the achievements of genius to idleness — either enforced or voluntary. The human mind prefers to be spoon-fed with the thoughts of others, but deprived of such nourishment it will, reluctantly, begin to think for itself — and such thinking, remember, is original thinking and may have valuable results. Agatha Christie


“If you keep thinking about what you want to do or what you hope will happen, you won’t do it and it won’t happen.” Erasmus

Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters, Colossians 3:23