First-Rate Thinking

“I wrote somewhere once that the third-rate mind was only happy when it was thinking with the majority, the second-rate mind was only happy when it was thinking with the minority, and the first-rate mind was only happy when it was thinking.”
— A.A. Milne (1882–1956), British writer best known for Winnie the Pooh

My favorite part of this one: “I wrote somewhere once…”.

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