Chip Heath Quotes

Who is Chip Heath?

Chip Heath is the author of the book Made to Stick: Why some ideas survive and others die.

Born July 19, 1963

Books by Chip Heath


Best 9 Quotes by Chip Heath

"Decisive" Quotes

“Any time in life you’re tempted to think, ‘Should I do this or that?’ instead, ask yourself, ‘Is there a way I can do this and that?”

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Decisive

"Made to Stick" Quotes

“Anger prepares us to fight and fear prepares us to flee.”

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Made to Stick

“The Curse of Knowledge: when we are given knowledge, it is impossible to imagine what it's like to LACK that knowledge.”

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Made to Stick

“The first problem of communication is getting people's attention.”

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Made to Stick

“The most basic way to get someone's attention is this: Break a pattern.”

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Made to Stick

“To make our communications more effective, we need to shift our thinking from "What information do I need to convey?" to "What questions do I want my audience to ask?”

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Made to Stick

“When you say three things, you say nothing.”

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Made to Stick

"Switch" Quotes

“Failing is often the best way to learn, and because of that, early failure is a kind of necessary investment.”

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“Knowledge does not change behavior. We have all encountered crazy shrinks and obese doctors and divorced marriage counselors.”

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