Your coffee contemplation today:

“In a mutually interdependent world, none of us has absolute control over everything we choose to do. You are either being influenced by others or exerting influence simply by being who you are.”

I think it’s a curious exercise to reflect on who you’re being influenced by and who you’re influencing without even realising it.

Can you ever really have an original thought? Or is everything a remix? And if so, how can you use that to boost your creativity?

Hat tip

The haunting voices in Pink Floyd’s song, Bring The Boys Back Home, are echoing in my mind this morning:

wrong, do it again
time to go
are you feeling ok?
there’s a man answering, but he keeps hanging up
is there anybody out there?

Ok, yeah, a weird first thought to start the day, but it prompted me to ask you…