This is #6 in the series, “50 Ideas Worth Fighting For.”
“There is no such thing as creative and non-creative people, only people who use their creativity and people who don’t.”
What’s the difference? At a certain point in our development and our concurrent passage through traditional educational systems we are taught that creative expression is no longer valuable, that it is disconnected from skill and knowledge acquisition. This is not universally true, of course, and there have been rigorous efforts to change this model.
But we’re not there yet, not by a long shot.