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This is what a social innovator really is. They simply think and act first and don't wait for anyone to do it for them. When I was looking at the list of the secrets of social innovators there were just so many that I thought really "spoke to me", I guess you could say. But one that really I thought was my favorite, was Think like a child – children have no limit to their thinking. This really showed me how I too can be a social innovator even though I don't have the most complex mind known to humans.

Well I am supposed to say why I think it is my favorite and how it can help ME save the world. Well, when I first saw the "secret" it got me thinking about how I can change the world. I thought about how this quote would inspire me to think like the 13 year old kid I am. Some people think big but just like me, I would assume that kids think of every little thing that is possible.

It just reminded me of one time I had a project in school. I had to teach people about the daily life of the Ancient Egyptians. Just thinking how other kids would become interested, I made a doll house with every important aspect of their life. I know it wasn't the biggest or grandest idea I have had, but I taught people something knew which I would hope had stayed with them.

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Comment by Madeline Brownstone on March 19, 2010 at 2:39pm
It's important to never lose the wonder that is part of childhood experience. Never become cynical and rigid. Keep your mind open and see the world fresh each day. I gave you vision powers.

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