The best way to get people to think outside the box is not to create the box in the first place.— Martin Cooper
Superior Think Outside The Box quotations
Big ideas come from forward thinking people who challenge the norm, think outside the box, and invent the world they see inside rather than submitting to the limitations of current dilemmas
It isn't enough to think outside the box. Thinking is passive. Get used to acting outside the box.
If everyone has to think outside the box, maybe it is the box that needs fixing.
Creativity is the key for any child with dyslexia, or for anyone for that matter. Then you can think outside of the box. Teach them anything is attainable. Let them run with what you see is whatever they need to run with.
They are born, put in a box; they go home to live in a box; they study by ticking boxes; they go to what is called "work" in a box, where they sit in their cubicle box; they drive to the grocery store in a box to buy food in a box; they talk about thinking "outside the box"; and when they die they are put in a box.
You have to be prepared to think outside the box.
..Stand back and think about what we could do creativity. We've got to do that to push the field forward.
I'll be more enthusiastic about encouraging thinking outside the box when there's evidence of any thinking going on inside it.
Always think outside the box and embrace opportunities that appear, wherever they might be.
I'm good at thinking outside the box, so much that you realise it's not a box to begin with.
By the way, intelligence to me isn't just being book-smart or having a college degree; it's trusting your gut instincts, being intuitive, thinking outside the box, and sometimes just realizing that things need to change and being smart enough to change it.
Instead of thinking outside the box, get rid of the box.
Think outside the box, collapse the box, and take a f**king sharp knife to it.
The biggest handicap in research is an ability to think outside the box.
The handicap is being encumbered by all the conventional wisdom in a given field.
Deadlines refine the mind. They remove variables like exotic materials and processes that take too long. The closer the deadline, the more likely you'll start thinking waaay outside the box.
I have never understood the saying 'To think outside the box.
' Why would anyone sit inside of a box and then think outside of it. Rather just get out of the box.
What is Apple, after all? Apple is about people who think 'outside the box,' people who want to use computers to help them change the world, to help them create things that make a difference, and not just to get a job done.
The thing about science-fiction fans and "Star Wars" fans is they're very independent-thinking people. They all think outside the box, but they all have very strong ideas about what should happen, and they think it should be their way. Which is fine, except I'm making the movies, so I should have it my way.
You should be a person inside the world with knowledge of your terrain.
And if you lock yourself into the 2,000-by-3,000-square-mile, lower-48 box of the United States, you're going to be frustrated by its limitations. You gotta think outside the box.
Business skills, when well applied, can do more than just make money.
They can potentially make money and do some real good, which is immensely satisfying. To do that, it's important to think outside the box, take risks, and be an entrepreneur.
You have to think outside the box.
It's not a matter of us standing outside it and ticking off the boxes: yes, the Bible is faithful here; yes, it's telling the truth there, and so on, but rather granted that it's God-given. It's the frame of reference that shows us how to live in, tells us how to think about everything.
Science is actually, I think, a very creative venture.
It requires thinking outside of the box. It requires an ability to be open to new experiences and an ability to change course in the middle, try a different path, or go about things in a new way.
It is impossible to be a maverick or a true original if you're too well behaved and don't want to break the rules. You have to think outside the box. That's what I believe. After all, what is the point of being on this earth if all you want to do is be liked by everyone and avoid trouble?
I always thought I'd look corny in the type of rap video in the club with girls and all that type of stuff. I just didn't think I could really pull that off. We always think it's more fun and better just to go outside the box and to use our videos to show cool concepts.
Australians have a free spirit and an ability to think outside the box, and that is why I like Australia so much.
It's easier to think outside the box if you don't draw one around yourself.
To me thinking outside the box means;
crossing disciplines and pulling in expertise and perspective from outside of the standard boundaries.
As gay people, we always think outside of the box.
The irreverent is always important to a drag queen and anyone else who lives outside the box. And this is why drag's important: remember to not take life seriously. It's always important to see the laughter in the illusion that we pretend is real.
I think we want our kids to grow up to be people who can think outside of the box, be creative and innovators, sort of the forward-thinkers of our future. I think a way to inspire that is through art and music.
You've got to think outside the box. If you can't, that's going to put you behind the power curve in a big way.
These books ain't window dressing. I think Machiavelli's the most sophisticated writer outside of Shakespeare. Way ahead of his time. Such a manipulative person. Everything he accomplished he did by kissin' ass.
If you *think* you think outside the box, you're trapped in one.
There's certain things that you can do on cable that you can't do here on network TV, so then you have to think outside the box a little bit.
If you can think outside the box or you can think bigger than that, then that will keep you centered in this earth, in this planet. I think with me I always believed in God but after certain things happened to me that's when I knew without a doubt.