Ideas Quotes

Every time a man puts a new idea across he finds ten men who thought of it before he did – but they only thought of it.

Crank – a man with a new idea until it succeeds.

We can communicate an idea around the world in 70 seconds, but it sometimes takes years for an idea to get through 1/4″ of human skull.

Science is a cemetery of dead ideas.

To possess ideas is to gather flowers; to think, is to weave them into garlands.

These people who are always briskly doing something and as busy as waltzing mice, they have little, sharp, staccato ideas, such as: “I see where I can make an annual cut of $3.47 in my meat budget.” But they have no slow, big ideas.

The primary reason ideas die quickly in some minds is because they can’t survive in solitary confinement.

A man is infinitely more complicated than his thoughts.

Funny thing about ideas; they never work unless you do.

The history of thought may be summed up in these words: it is absurd by what it seeks and great by what it finds.