There is a certain class of race problem-solvers who don't want the patient to get well, because as long as the disease holds out they have not only an easy means of making a living, but also an easy medium through which to make themselves prominent before the public.— Booker T. Washington
Strong Problem Solvers quotations
Sometimes the easiest way to solve a problem is to stop participating in the problem.
Failure is information-we label it failure, but it's more like, 'This didn't work, I'm a problem solver, and I'll try something else.'
You want to hire # entrepreneurs , people who are natural problem solvers -- the ones who see opportunity when most see impossibility.
The biggest communication problem is we do not listen to undrstand. We listen to reply.
The problem with this world is not enough problem solvers.
So, if you become a problem solver you become rich.
Surround yourself with problem solvers, not problem creators.
Diverse groups of problem solvers outperformed the groups of the best individuals at solving complex problems. The reason: the diverse groups got stuck less often than the smart individuals, who tended to think similarly.
The problem with the world is that the intelligent people are full of doubts while the stupid ones are full of confidence.
I would have been completely brainwashed by this lopsided and racist view of the world if it weren't for my father. He was a deep thinker and an irrepressible problem solver. He was a Black Socrates, asking why and then spoiling ready-made replies.
The world can use more light and less noise.
More solvers and fewer blamers. More folks showing a better way and fewer folks complaining about how much better things used to be. More folks offering help and fewer folks wringing their hands about the problems. More hope bringers and fewer hope killers.
Good problem-seekers are in higher demand than good problem-solvers.
Life is a journey to be experienced, not a problem to be solved.
Hire sales people who are really smart problem solvers, but lack courage, hunger and competitiveness, and your company will go out of business.
Either man is obsolete or war is. War is the ultimate tool of politics. Political leaders look out only for their own side. Politicians are always realistically maneuvering for the next election. They are obsolete as fundamental problem-solvers.
All intelligent problem solvers are subject to the same ultimate constraints - limitations on space, time, and materials.
Be selective in your battles, don't make every problem a war.
Architecture is too slow in its realisation to be a 'problem solver'.
The reward for being a good problem solver is to be heaped with more and more difficult problems to solve
I'm a problem-solver, and you're welcome.
Running from your problems is just adding another one to the list.
It is obvious that mathematics needs both sorts of mathematicians, theory-builders and problem-solvers.
We shall have to evolve problem-solvers galore since each problem they solve creates ten problems more.
IF YOUR JOB IS CUSTOMER SATISFACTION, YOUR REAL JOB TITLE IS PROBLEM SOLVER.
If it can be solved, theres no need to worry, and if it can't be solved, worry is of no use.
Twenty-five years ago, the notion was you could create a general problem-solver software that could solve problems in many different domains. That just turned out to be totally wrong.
When we strive to remove all risk from childhood we also remove the foundations of a rational adulthood, and we eliminate the very experiences that will help kids grow up to be the empowered, creative, brave problem-solvers that they can and must be.
I'm not a professional politician. I'm a professional problem solver.
Anyone can run away, it's super easy. Facing problems and working through them, that's what makes you strong.
I'm a problem-solver.
Leaders are problem solvers by talent and temperament, and by choice.
The value of a problem is not so much coming up with the answer as in the ideas and attempted ideas it forces on the would be solver.
Be grateful for small things, big things, and everything in between. Count your blessings, not your problems.
The real problem is what to do with the problem-solvers after the problems are solved.
Guys are natural problem solvers - they like to have strategies.
I think I've done more right than wrong on foreign policy.
I've criticized the president for being weak and indecisive. I've been a problem solver in Washington and I think I've got something to offer the party and nation.
Stay away from negative people. They have a problem for every solution,
Human beings thrive on action. Stagnation does not wear well with us. We are said to have our origins as hunter-gatherers. We run and we chase. We are problem-solvers. We must be continuously tested and we continuously test ourselves. And it will not end until our lives end because of life itself.
I'm not a professional politician. I'm a professional problem solver, and I believe we should cut the salaries of senators and congressmen 10 percent until they balance the budget. I call that conservative common sense.
Entrepreneurs are natural problem-solvers, which means that we always have ideas for new businesses popping into our heads. Having a lot of options is great, but sometimes it can be hard to focus on one when you are keen to move onto the next.
There comes a point when you have to realize that you'll never be good enough for some people. The question is, is that your problem or theirs?
Millennials are first and foremost problem solvers.
They are optimistic. They are well educated. They are creative. They are open to change. They are learners. They are technologically savvy. They are open-minded. They are imaginative. They think third-way. They want to achieve. They want to contribute. They are flexible. They are achievement oriented.
I feel like since I've had a child I've become a better problem-solver, because you just have to! I have to be positive for him for sure, but it's not even about thinking about it. It's just how to make this work, and it can get pretty nutty, but it's fun too!
We evolved to be problem-solvers, to create, to be choosers of our own future!
I know a lot of great success stories of those who were excellent problem-solvers because they had found a need that they could fill well. As a result, they built organizations around them and those organizations had belief systems that could be described as a form of leadership.
The most encouraging trend of our time is the widespread loss of faith in government. No longer do people look to the government as the great problem solver, economic planner, social unifier, or cultural czar. The government is more likely to be seen for what it is, a haven for grafters, liars, and would-be tyrants. Americans, like the Russians, no longer believe anything until it is officially denied.