There is usually an inverse relationship between quality and quantity. Start speeding up that production line, and Lucy can’t keep up with the chocolates on the conveyor. Stuff starts to go sideways.

Telling your top thinkers to think harder, isn’t going to get you better thoughts, it’s just going to piss them off and probably get the opposite result.

On the other hand, if you know that you can turn the dial up at most sausage factories, and get well, more sausage.

Advice to those people who manage geniuses: Careful about fiddling with the knobs.