For variety, I'm going to primarily shut up and listen this week, sharing links, quotes, and ideas on innovation, creativity, and strategic thinking. I'll offer my thoughts in the comments section at Brainzooming. I hope to find yours there too! Let's get started!

Creative Quickie - Creativity Quotes

Here are some quick quotes on creativity right from Twitter, so they may or may not be accurate. Enjoy them and add your cool quotes in the comments!
@ ShaunConnell Rationality begets creativity. Until you understand the box, you can't think outside the box.
@ healthyincome4u Creativity involves breaking out of established patterns in order to look at things in a different way. ~Edward De Bono
@ PopWuping "If limitation spawns creativity, is the limitless resource of the Internet a good thing?” — Alec Soth
@ earthXplorer "Creativity is the power to connect the seemingly unconnected." ~ Anonymous
@ pixelati "Creativity is the ability to see relationships where none exist." - Thomas Disch
@ hottomali Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. - Scott Adams
@ boxofcrayons RT @ joevans: From Sir Ken Robinson: “If you are not prepared to be wrong — you will not come up with anything original.
@ boxofcrayons RT @ joevans: More Sir Ken: People are being educated out of their creative capacity. We do not grow into creativity, we grow out of it.
@ JackieAustinBNC Creativity is generated by humor combined with conflict. WOW
@ lildrummergie routinely doin somethin u enjoy over & over again, without variation or creativity, can diminish even that enjoyment. swimmin for instance
@ pseudoliterat "Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that's creativity." – Charles Mingus
@ gregnyc Fast Company Editor: "[Only creativity and aggressive innovation...will fuel a turnaround.]"