Write About your 12 Favorite Problems

Write About your 12 Favorite Problems
Write About your 12 Favorite Problems

Richard Feynman was fond of giving the following advice on how to be a genius. You have to keep a dozen of your favorite problems constantly present in your mind, although by and large they will lay in a dormant state. Every time you hear or read a new trick or a new result, test it against each of your twelve problems to see whether it helps. Every once in a while there will be a hit, and people will say, ‘How did he do it? He must be a genius!”

― Gian-Carlo Rota, Indiscrete Thoughts

When you don’t know what to write, you should get inspiration from your 12 favorite problems.

These are mine.

What are yours? Come writing them in the next Daily Writing Challenge of CREAZEE!

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By Massimo Curatella

Learning Experience Facilitator.