"In my early life my mother tried to create a nurturing environment in which my mind could play. Her big rule was "Never lose in your imagination." She told me that thoughts were things and that I would become the thing I thought of most. This kind of empowerment is crucial to creative thinking."
Source: Thinking for a Living: Creating Ideas That Revitalize Your Business, Career, and Life, Pages: 141
Contributed by: Shelly