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W Balboos, GHB22-Oct-20 6:44
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Mateusz Jakub22-Oct-20 8:17
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Can you really implement bubble sort from scratch? Like you sit on computer without internet and just give it a shot, yes it is known algorithm but can YOU do it? The same in other answer with pizza, receipt for pizza is well known, have you made one? Can YOU make a pizza, like not that you theoretically know there is a way to do it BUT MAKE ONE. Another comparison is, you know how to throw a punch, can YOU win a fist fight?

To be really creative you have to know a lot of existing solutions, otherwise you will think you are creating something new. Just like philosophy, why everyone is at least learning some ideas of Plato? Because everyone can come up with the same ideas on his own, now the question is how do such person know it really is an original thought? You can only know if you are creative and not reinventing the wheel if you know a lot of existing solutions.

In current world "everything is a remix", there is really small chance that you will create something totally "new". What people do is building on shoulders of giants, so you take those existing algorithms and remix them in ways that produce something improved. You totally underestimate those possibilities that are in incremental improvements. You also have to deeply understand those existing solutions to properly use them, and you have to re implement them as an exercise because that is the only way to deeper understanding.

I understand you are young and you want to make your place in the world.

Last one... To be a writer you have to read loads of existing books. You have to know patterns and algorithms of successful writers and you know what, you will have to copy and reuse those patterns and algorithms otherwise everything you will write will be garbage. Like that huge block of text, that is your rant, if you would read some books you would notice people use things like paragraphs. People were writing for thousands of years, coming up with something new and creative is as hard as with coming up with new algorithms. You still have a long way to go young padawan.
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