‘Creativity is not a talent. It is a way of operating.’
Much has been said about how creativity works, its secrets, its origins, and what we can do to optimize ourselves for it. In this excerpt from his fantastic 1991 lecture, John Cleese offers a recipe for creativity, delivered with his signature blend of cultural insight and comedic genius. Specifically, Cleese outlines “the 5 factors that you can arrange to make your lives more creative”:
I love John Cleese… He has a way of being funny while talking about serious issues without the comedian getting in the way of the message.
Pure genius and a great video 🙂