How would we explain an independent mind? So many habitual choices How would we explain an independent mind? Someone who knows that humans are entirely creatures of habit. Habits are challenging (nearly impossible really) to change. Being completely independent from negativity. Final answer. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.