Quotes in problem solving
I have yet to see any problem, however complicated, which, when you looked at it in the right way, did not become still more complicated.
There is no greater mistake than to try to leap an abyss in two jumps.
The squeaking wheel doesn't always get the grease. Sometimes it gets replaced.
A problem well stated is a problem half solved.
All progress is precarious, and the solution of one problem brings us face to face with another problem.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
The important thing in my view is not to pin the blame for a mistake on somebody, but rather to find out what caused the mistake.
The greatest challenge to any thinker is stating the problem in a way that will allow a solution.
The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.